Wave of sexual abuse allegations shakes Argentina

  • In this Dec. 19, 2018 photo, congressional aide Claudia Guebel speaks while standing outside a justice center, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Guebel is now part of a wave of women who have come forward in the South American country with sexual misconduct accusations in what has inevitably been compared to the #MeToo movement in the United States, where the industries of media, business, entertainment and politics were roiled after allegations were made against powerful men. (AP Photo/Gustavo Garello)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — For months, Claudia Guebel could only tell family and friends about a traumatizing encounter with a colleague in Argentina’s Senate.