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Tens of thousands were protesting against violence against women in France

tens of thousands of people have protested across France against violence against women. In paris, the demonstration was attended by approximately 50 000 people, told the newspaper Le Figaro (switch to another service).

according to the organizers in Paris, the protesters would have been about 100 000 and the whole of france in march to be participated in a total of about 150 000 people.

in France, has this year killed at least 116 woman's husband, partner or ex-partner killed by, told the news agency AFP:no report. Activists, the slain has been little more, at least 130 this year.

to break the silence, not a woman, read in conjunction with the sign.

– Down patriarchy, read the second sign.

Dozens of organizations, parties and trade unions were organizing the demonstrations. The protesters were dressed in colour in purple.

we Want the authorities to take action, the organizers described their Facebook-in its publication.

the French government is expected to report to on Monday new measures of violence against women to eradicate.

Last year by violent partners or ex-partners killed 121 women. Each year about 220 000 women subjected to intimate partner violence in France.

– our System is unable to protect these women, the justice minister of Nicole Belloubet recently stated.

Source: AFP

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