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International Women's Day

People take part in a protest during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8, 2019. REUTERS/Juan Medina

People take part in a protest during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8, 2019. REUTERS/Juan Medina

People take part in a protest during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8, 2019. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A woman holds a girl at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

A woman holds a girl at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

A woman holds a girl at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian
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Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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A participant reacts during a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

A participant reacts during a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

A participant reacts during a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
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A girl dances as women play drums at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

A girl dances as women play drums at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

A girl dances as women play drums at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian
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Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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The "Woman Power" symbol is repainted on the windows of the Danner Foundation's house in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ritzau Scanpix/Nils Meilvang via REUTERS

The "Woman Power" symbol is repainted on the windows of the Danner Foundation's house in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ritzau Scanpix/Nils Meilvang via REUTERS

The "Woman Power" symbol is repainted on the windows of the Danner Foundation's house in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ritzau Scanpix/Nils Meilvang via REUTERS
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Women argue with faithful of the Evangelical church during a march on International Women's Day at Zocalo square in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Women argue with faithful of the Evangelical church during a march on International Women's Day at Zocalo square in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Women argue with faithful of the Evangelical church during a march on International Women's Day at Zocalo square in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A woman participates in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A woman participates in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A woman participates in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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People attend a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

People attend a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

People attend a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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A woman attends a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A woman attends a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A woman attends a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A woman carries a sign and chants slogans during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Lahore, Pakistan. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

A woman carries a sign and chants slogans during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Lahore, Pakistan. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

A woman carries a sign and chants slogans during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Lahore, Pakistan. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza
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A woman attends a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A woman attends a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A woman attends a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Lima, Peru. REUTERS/Guadalupe Pardo

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Lima, Peru. REUTERS/Guadalupe Pardo

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Lima, Peru. REUTERS/Guadalupe Pardo
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A woman performs during a march to mark International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno

A woman performs during a march to mark International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno

A woman performs during a march to mark International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno
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Women put a banner in place on the statue at the Place de la Repubique that reads, "Witches' Square" as they take part in a protest to highlight the pay disparity between women and men, in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Women put a banner in place on the statue at the Place de la Repubique that reads, "Witches' Square" as they take part in a protest to highlight the pay disparity between women and men, in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Women put a banner in place on the statue at the Place de la Repubique that reads, "Witches' Square" as they take part in a protest to highlight the pay disparity between women and men, in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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Yazidi women attend a ceremony at Lilash Temple to commemorate the death of women who were killed by Islamic State militants, during International Women's Day, in Shikhan north of Iraq. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Yazidi women attend a ceremony at Lilash Temple to commemorate the death of women who were killed by Islamic State militants, during International Women's Day, in Shikhan north of Iraq. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Yazidi women attend a ceremony at Lilash Temple to commemorate the death of women who were killed by Islamic State militants, during International Women's Day, in Shikhan north of Iraq. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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Activists perform during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

Activists perform during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

Activists perform during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas
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Riot policewomen stand guard next to the vice presidency building during a rally on the Women's Day, in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado

Riot policewomen stand guard next to the vice presidency building during a rally on the Women's Day, in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado

Riot policewomen stand guard next to the vice presidency building during a rally on the Women's Day, in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Demonstrators take a selfie outside the Buenos Aires Cathedral at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

Demonstrators take a selfie outside the Buenos Aires Cathedral at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

Demonstrators take a selfie outside the Buenos Aires Cathedral at a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian
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People participate in a march during International Women's Day in San Jose, Costa Rica. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

People participate in a march during International Women's Day in San Jose, Costa Rica. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

People participate in a march during International Women's Day in San Jose, Costa Rica. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
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Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, attend a rally marking International Women's Day in Caracas, Venezuela. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, attend a rally marking International Women's Day in Caracas, Venezuela. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, attend a rally marking International Women's Day in Caracas, Venezuela. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Masked demonstrators shout slogans against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government during a protest to mark International Women's Day at Central American University (UCA) in Managua, Nicaragua. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

Masked demonstrators shout slogans against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government during a protest to mark International Women's Day at Central American University (UCA) in Managua, Nicaragua. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

Masked demonstrators shout slogans against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government during a protest to mark International Women's Day at Central American University (UCA) in Managua, Nicaragua. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas
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Protesters take part in a demonstration during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Protesters take part in a demonstration during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Protesters take part in a demonstration during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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People take cover as police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

People take cover as police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

People take cover as police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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A woman poses for a photo during a march to mark International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno

A woman poses for a photo during a march to mark International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno

A woman poses for a photo during a march to mark International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno
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People attend a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

People attend a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

People attend a rally to commemorate International Women's Day at Union Square Park in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Women participate in a march during International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Women participate in a march during International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Women participate in a march during International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Brasilia, Brazil. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Brasilia, Brazil. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Brasilia, Brazil. REUTERS/Adriano Machado
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A woman holds a street sign reading "Street Marielle Franco", in tribute to late human rights activist and councilwoman Marielle Franco, who was assassinated in a shooting, as she participates in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A woman holds a street sign reading "Street Marielle Franco", in tribute to late human rights activist and councilwoman Marielle Franco, who was assassinated in a shooting, as she participates in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de...more

A woman holds a street sign reading "Street Marielle Franco", in tribute to late human rights activist and councilwoman Marielle Franco, who was assassinated in a shooting, as she participates in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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A demonstrator spray paints stencils on Constitution Square during a march on International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Toya Sarno Jordan

A demonstrator spray paints stencils on Constitution Square during a march on International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Toya Sarno Jordan

A demonstrator spray paints stencils on Constitution Square during a march on International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Toya Sarno Jordan
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People, mainly women, take part in a rally during the International Women's Day in central Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People, mainly women, take part in a rally during the International Women's Day in central Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People, mainly women, take part in a rally during the International Women's Day in central Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Women participate in a rally during Women's Day celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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A transgender woman chants slogans with other participants during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Islamabad, Pakistan. REUTERS/Saiyna Bashir

A transgender woman chants slogans with other participants during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Islamabad, Pakistan. REUTERS/Saiyna Bashir

A transgender woman chants slogans with other participants during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Islamabad, Pakistan. REUTERS/Saiyna Bashir
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Activists attend a rally for gender equality and against violence towards women on the International Women's Day in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Activists attend a rally for gender equality and against violence towards women on the International Women's Day in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Activists attend a rally for gender equality and against violence towards women on the International Women's Day in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A Yazidi woman lights candles during a ceremony at Lilash Temple to commemorate the death of women who were killed by Islamic State militants, during the International Women's Day, in Shikhan north of Iraq. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

A Yazidi woman lights candles during a ceremony at Lilash Temple to commemorate the death of women who were killed by Islamic State militants, during the International Women's Day, in Shikhan north of Iraq. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

A Yazidi woman lights candles during a ceremony at Lilash Temple to commemorate the death of women who were killed by Islamic State militants, during the International Women's Day, in Shikhan north of Iraq. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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A woman with the message written on her back, "No flesh should be for sale" as she stands on the statue at the Place de la Republique during a protest to highlight the pay disparity between women and men, in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

A woman with the message written on her back, "No flesh should be for sale" as she stands on the statue at the Place de la Republique during a protest to highlight the pay disparity between women and men, in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

A woman with the message written on her back, "No flesh should be for sale" as she stands on the statue at the Place de la Republique during a protest to highlight the pay disparity between women and men, in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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People take part in a march marking International Women's Day in Berlin, Germany. The sign reads: "Spike patriarchy!" REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

People take part in a march marking International Women's Day in Berlin, Germany. The sign reads: "Spike patriarchy!" REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

People take part in a march marking International Women's Day in Berlin, Germany. The sign reads: "Spike patriarchy!" REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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Female members of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) appear on NBC's 'Today' show for International Women's Day, in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Female members of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) appear on NBC's 'Today' show for International Women's Day, in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Female members of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) appear on NBC's 'Today' show for International Women's Day, in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Women attend a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Women attend a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Women attend a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A woman holds a placard during a march marking International Women's Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A woman holds a placard during a march marking International Women's Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A woman holds a placard during a march marking International Women's Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
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Women bang pots and pans during a protest at the start of a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day at Puerta del Sol Square in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Women bang pots and pans during a protest at the start of a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day at Puerta del Sol Square in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Women bang pots and pans during a protest at the start of a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day at Puerta del Sol Square in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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People celebrate International Women's Day at a nursing home in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS

People celebrate International Women's Day at a nursing home in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS

People celebrate International Women's Day at a nursing home in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS
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Demonstrators from Amnesty International hold placards outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy on International Women's day to urge Saudi authorities to release jailed women's rights activists Loujain al-Hathloul, Eman al-Nafjan and Aziza al-Yousef in Paris, France. The placard reads: "Freedom for Loujain, Aziza and Iman". REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Demonstrators from Amnesty International hold placards outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy on International Women's day to urge Saudi authorities to release jailed women's rights activists Loujain al-Hathloul, Eman al-Nafjan and Aziza al-Yousef in...more

Demonstrators from Amnesty International hold placards outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy on International Women's day to urge Saudi authorities to release jailed women's rights activists Loujain al-Hathloul, Eman al-Nafjan and Aziza al-Yousef in Paris, France. The placard reads: "Freedom for Loujain, Aziza and Iman". REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Female soldiers of the German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) distribute flowers to women during the International Women's Day near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Female soldiers of the German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) distribute flowers to women during the International Women's Day near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Female soldiers of the German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) distribute flowers to women during the International Women's Day near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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People attend a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

People attend a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

People attend a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
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Women take part in a bike protest during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Women take part in a bike protest during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Women take part in a bike protest during a nationwide feminist strike on International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Syrian refugees take part in a march marking International Women's Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

Syrian refugees take part in a march marking International Women's Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

Syrian refugees take part in a march marking International Women's Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
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A participant attends a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

A participant attends a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

A participant attends a rally, held to support women's rights and to protest against violence towards women, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
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