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Mexico: Activist's House Set on Fire in Ciudad Juárez

Categories: Latin America, Mexico, Human Rights, War & Conflict, Women & Gender

Ciudad Juárez, en la sombra del narcotráfico [1] [es] (“Ciudad Juárez, in the shadow of drug trafficking”) reports that on February 16, Malú García Andrade's house was set on fire. Malú is an activist against femicides and human trafficking. Her mother, Norma Andrade, [2] is a co-founder of the non-profit [3]“May our Daughters Return Home.” [4] Malú's sister, Lilia Alejandra [5], was murdered in February 2001.