It has been announced that 17,715 women have been murdered in Mexico since 2016.
According to the news in the country press, in a report published by the Secretariat of the National Public Security System, it was stated that 319,400 women were injured as a result of violence between 1 January 2016 and 31 January 2021 in Mexico.
In the report, which stated that 17,715 women were killed in the said period, it was pointed out that despite the lawsuits, violence in the country increased every year.
In the report, it was stated that life has become more difficult for women, especially since the coronavirus epidemic started in the country.
Mexico is known as the country with the highest rate of femicide among Latin American countries.