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Striking Spanish women hold hundreds of rallies against gender inequality


  • World
  • Friday, 9 Mar 2018

MADRID (Reuters) - Women across Spain went on strike and held hundreds of rallies to protest against gender inequality on Thursday, leading to the closure of many main roads and squares.

Authorities did not say how many participated in Spain's first-ever nationwide female strike held on International Women's Day, but the two largest unions said around 6 million women took part.

   

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