Mexico

Protestors Demand Justice for Chiapas Massacre

Protestors Demand Justice for Chiapas Massacre

Lucía Vázquez Luna, holding a cross with the names of murdered family members, participates in a protest demanding justice for the Matanza de Acteal, a massacre which took place in the Acteal village of Mexico’s Chiapas state in 1997. The massacre took the lives of 45 Tsotsil people, including nine of Vázquez Luna’s relatives.

Mexico Lucía Vázquez Luna, holding a cross with the names of murdered family members, participates in a protest demanding justice for the Matanza de Acteal, a massacre which took place in the Acteal village of Mexico’s Chiapas state in 1997. The massacre took the lives of 45 Tsotsil people, including nine of Vázquez Luna’s relatives.