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Ayotzinapa caravan rolls through Europe as survivors, grieving parents demand justice

May 15, 2015

Almost eight months since the forced disappearance and probable massacre of 43 students in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, survivors and family members of the missing continue to campaign for justice.

Having already traveled across Mexico and the United States in a bid to raise awareness of the human rights crisis in their country, a group of activists are now traversing Europe and are due to end their tour in the United Kingdom next week.

The case of the missing students has ignited waves of demonstrations and drawn international attention to the twin problems of corruption and violence that plague Mexican society.

The abductions took place on September 26 after police officers from the town of Iguala started shooting at busloads of student protesters from Guerrero’s Ayotzinapa teachers’ training college…

Click here to read this article in full at Latin Correspondent.

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