MEXICO CITY (GH).-The president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stated that his government works to combat the crimes and aggression against women.
The president recalled that today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women when starting your morning conference.
We want to make it clear that we have been fighting the crimes of aggression against women, femicides. There is a plan for this purpose to eliminate violence against women and not allow impunity”, she affirmed.
Murders of women began to be classified as femicides during this government: AMLO
Lopez Obrador specified that during his government they began to count the femicide as such.
“In the case of femicides, when we came to the government there was no definition as such of these crimes. They were considered homicides and already in all the states the public ministries, judges, already classify this form of violence, this crime as femicide ”, he indicated.
The president showed the latest graph on femicide presented during the monthly security report.
“We are going to continue working or leave no crime unpunished and not allow impunity,” he said.
Femicides increased during October
In october the crime of femicide continued to rise with 80one more than in September when they were committed 79.
The trend in the crime of femicide is rising from August when it rebounded to 71after that in July it will be possible to go down to 59.
The month of the year with the most femicides so far it was Junewhen they were committed 90 in the country.
According to the data presented by Rosa Icela Rodríguez VelázquezSecretary of Security and Citizen Protection that day, in October the femiicide decreased 20.8% about December 2018.