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Mural Campaign Draws Attention to Violence in Mexico
Amnesty International has partnered up with artists to unveil a mural campaign in Mexico City, highlighting human rights violations. The non profit group hopes the mural will help raise awareness of the torture, gender violence and disappearances taking place in the country.

People local to Mexico City have been posting their approval for the campaign to Twitter.




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See the mural campaign in honor of the 22,000 missing persons in Mexico
People join the relatives of 43 missing students from the Isidro Burgos rural teachers college for a protest in Mexico City, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. At least one of the college students missing since September has been identified among charred remains found near a garbage dump, two Mexican officials confirmed Saturday. A family member of a missing student told The Associated Press that the remains were of Alexander Mora. The students went missing Sept. 26 after confrontations with police in Iguala, in southern Guerrero state, that killed three students and three bystanders. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
People march to mark the six-month anniversary of the disappearance of 43 rural teachers college students, in Mexico City, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Angry citizens and parents of the 43 missing students urged the country not to abandon them. On Thursday, the Attorney General's Office issued a statement reiterating that the government had conducted a transparent and exhaustive investigation. Federal investigators say local police handed the students over to a drug gang, which killed them and incinerated their remains. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
People gather at a candlelight vigil to commemorate the sixth month of the disappeared 43 rural college students in front of the Mexican Attorney General's office, in Mexico City, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Angry citizens and parents of the 43 missing students urged the country not to abandon them. On Thursday, the Attorney General's Office issued a statement reiterating that the government had conducted a transparent and exhaustive investigation. Federal investigators say local police handed the students over to a drug gang, which killed them and incinerated their remains. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
People carry a banner with the image of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata during a march to commemorate the sixth month of the disappeared 43 rural college students, in Mexico City, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Angry citizens and parents of the 43 missing students marked the six-month anniversary of their disappearance with a march of a few thousand supporters Thursday, urging the country not to abandon them. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
A woman chants while holding a poster that reads; Ayotzinapa 43 live," during a march to commemorate the sixth month of the disappeared 43 rural college students, in Mexico City, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Protesters marked the six-month anniversary of the disappearance of the students with marches in Mexico City and other cities in Mexico and asked that elections scheduled for June in the southwestern state of Guerrero be suspended. Federal investigators say local police handed the students over to a drug gang, which killed them and incinerated their remains. Nearly 100 people have been detained in the case. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte) (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
A man wearing a bandana over part of his face, with a message that reads in Spanish; "Justice. We are all Ayotzinapa," during a march to commemorate the sixth month of the disappeared 43 rural college students, in Mexico City, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Protesters marked the six-month anniversary of the disappearance of the students with marches in Mexico City and other cities in Mexico and asked that elections scheduled for June in the southwestern state of Guerrero be suspended. Federal investigators say local police handed the students over to a drug gang, which killed them and incinerated their remains. Nearly 100 people have been detained in the case. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
A man holds a poster with images of the 43 college rural students from Ayotzinapa, with a message in Spanish that reads; "We are missing 43, alive they were taken, alive we want them returned!," as people gather for a march to commemorate the sixth month of their disappearance, in Mexico City, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Protesters marked the six-month anniversary of the disappearance of the students with marches in Mexico City and other cities in Mexico and asked that elections scheduled for June in the southwestern state of Guerrero be suspended. Federal investigators say local police handed the students over to a drug gang, which killed them and incinerated their remains. Nearly 100 people have been detained in the case. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
People protest the disappearance of 43 students from a rural teachers college in Guerrero state on the fourth month since they went missing, in Mexico City, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. The federal prosecutor has said the students were detained by local police and handed over to a drug gang, who killed them and burned their bodies. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
People protest the disappearance of 43 students from a rural teachers college in Guerrero state on the fourth month since they went missing, in Mexico City, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. The sign reads in Spanish "I have a child, and I don't want there to be another 43." The federal prosecutor has said the students were detained by local police and handed over to a drug gang, who killed them and burned their bodies. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
Pictures of 43 missing students from a rural teachers college hang on a Christmas tree, in central Mexico City, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. An association of church groups erected the tree to remind people not to forget the students over the holiday season. The students have been missing for more than two months after being detained by police in a southern city, and are now presumed dead. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Lit candles sit in front of a Christmas tree decorated with pictures of 43 missing students from a rural teachers college, in Mexico City, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. An association of church groups organized the event to remind people not to forget the students over the holiday season. The students have been missing for more than two months and are now presumed dead after being attacked by police in a southern city. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
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