Mexico’s largest state rocked by slayings of women

In this Aug. 25, 2017 photo, female nursing students stand in their socks as they take a self-defense workshop led by Muay Thai practitioners in Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico state. In Nezahualcoyotl, a group called Nos Queremos Vivas, or We Want to Stay Alive, sprung up after the murder of 11-year-old Valeria Gutierrez. It has organized marches and a self-defense workshop at a high school where 70 percent of the students are girls. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)


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