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World 27 May 2022 | 3:08 AM

Spain's Congress passes bill qualifying all non-consensual sex as rape

MADRID (Reuters) -Spain's lower house of parliament on Thursday passed a bill that qualifies all non-consensual sex as rape in response to social outrage after the so-called Wolf Pack case gave momentum to the women's rights movement in the country four years ago.

World 23 Apr 2022 | 5:11 AM

Missing girl found dead, fueling outrage over gender violence in Mexico

MONTERREY, Mexico (Reuters) -The body of a Mexican teenager who went missing this month in the northern state of Nuevo Leon has been found submerged in a cistern inside the grounds of a motel near where she was last seen alive, according to her father.

World 20 Apr 2022 | 8:46 AM

In northern Mexico, authorities search for missing women amid spate of disappearances

MONTERREY, Mexico (Reuters) - More than two dozen women and girls have disappeared so far this year in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, sparking frantic searches among residents who hope their loved ones have not become the latest victims of endemic gender violence.