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International Women's Day

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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A demonstrator flashes a V-sign in front of riot police during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Diyarbakir, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar

A demonstrator flashes a V-sign in front of riot police during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Diyarbakir, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar

A demonstrator flashes a V-sign in front of riot police during a rally to mark International Women's Day in Diyarbakir, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar
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A young girl looks on near an installation of women's red shoes displayed on a staircase, as a symbol to denounce violence against women, in Tirana, Albania, March 8.  REUTERS/Florion Goga

A young girl looks on near an installation of women's red shoes displayed on a staircase, as a symbol to denounce violence against women, in Tirana, Albania, March 8. REUTERS/Florion Goga

A young girl looks on near an installation of women's red shoes displayed on a staircase, as a symbol to denounce violence against women, in Tirana, Albania, March 8. REUTERS/Florion Goga
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People hold placards with anti-war messages, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, as they take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People hold placards with anti-war messages, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, as they take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People hold placards with anti-war messages, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, as they take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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A woman with face paint that reads "It is not a trend, it is urgency"  takes part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A woman with face paint that reads "It is not a trend, it is urgency"  takes part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A woman with face paint that reads "It is not a trend, it is urgency"  takes part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Madrid, Spain, March 8. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Demonstrators march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Demonstrators march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

Demonstrators march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan
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A participant holds a banner at a march to call for gender equality and protest against gender discrimination on International Women's Day in Tokyo, Japan, March 8.  REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A participant holds a banner at a march to call for gender equality and protest against gender discrimination on International Women's Day in Tokyo, Japan, March 8. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A participant holds a banner at a march to call for gender equality and protest against gender discrimination on International Women's Day in Tokyo, Japan, March 8. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Dilara Senkaya

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Dilara Senkaya

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Dilara Senkaya
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A street vendor sells flowers on International Women's day at a street market, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine, March 8.  REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis

A street vendor sells flowers on International Women's day at a street market, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine, March 8. REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis

A street vendor sells flowers on International Women's day at a street market, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine, March 8. REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis
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Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Dilara Senkaya

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Dilara Senkaya

Demonstrators scuffle with riot police as they march to Taksim Square to mark International Women's Day, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Dilara Senkaya
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Activists shout slogans during a rally to support women's rights on the International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8.  REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Activists shout slogans during a rally to support women's rights on the International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Activists shout slogans during a rally to support women's rights on the International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov
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Police officers restrain activists with a rainbow flag during a rally to support women's rights on the International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8.  REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Police officers restrain activists with a rainbow flag during a rally to support women's rights on the International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Police officers restrain activists with a rainbow flag during a rally to support women's rights on the International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov
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Women attend a protest against legislative bias against women, on the International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8.  REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Women attend a protest against legislative bias against women, on the International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Women attend a protest against legislative bias against women, on the International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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A woman spray-paints the slogan "gender violence, feminist response" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman spray-paints the slogan "gender violence, feminist response" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman spray-paints the slogan "gender violence, feminist response" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Women hold a banner during a protest against legislative bias against women, on International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. The protest has been followed by a lockdown of the National Assembly Complex.  REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Women hold a banner during a protest against legislative bias against women, on International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. The protest has been followed by a lockdown of the National Assembly Complex. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Women hold a banner during a protest against legislative bias against women, on International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. The protest has been followed by a lockdown of the National Assembly Complex. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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A woman holds a placard that reads "Double day, half pay, revalue the first of the chores" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman holds a placard that reads "Double day, half pay, revalue the first of the chores" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman holds a placard that reads "Double day, half pay, revalue the first of the chores" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Activists shout slogans during a rally to support women's rights on International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8.  REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Activists shout slogans during a rally to support women's rights on International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Activists shout slogans during a rally to support women's rights on International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov
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Women attend a protest against legislative bias against women, on International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8.  REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Women attend a protest against legislative bias against women, on International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Women attend a protest against legislative bias against women, on International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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Women take part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. Placards read "gender violence, feminist response" and "feminist without borders".  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Women take part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. Placards read "gender violence, feminist response" and "feminist without borders".  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Women take part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. Placards read "gender violence, feminist response" and "feminist without borders".  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Women take part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Women take part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Women take part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Police officers restrain activists during a rally to support women's rights on International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8.  REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Police officers restrain activists during a rally to support women's rights on International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

Police officers restrain activists during a rally to support women's rights on International Women's Day in Baku, Azerbaijan March 8. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov
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A woman holds a placard which reads "machismo kills" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman holds a placard which reads "machismo kills" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman holds a placard which reads "machismo kills" as she takes part in a march along the streets as part of International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Subway driver Claudia O'Sullivan drives a subway train during International Women's Day in Berlin, Germany March 8.  REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

Subway driver Claudia O'Sullivan drives a subway train during International Women's Day in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

Subway driver Claudia O'Sullivan drives a subway train during International Women's Day in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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A woman holds a placard with the slogan "I stand with Ukraine", against Russia's invasion of Ukraine, as she takes part in a march to mark the International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman holds a placard with the slogan "I stand with Ukraine", against Russia's invasion of Ukraine, as she takes part in a march to mark the International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A woman holds a placard with the slogan "I stand with Ukraine", against Russia's invasion of Ukraine, as she takes part in a march to mark the International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Guests stand in the party room of the Elysee Palace during a meeting focusing on gender equality at work as part of International Women's Day, in Paris, France, March 8.  Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS

Guests stand in the party room of the Elysee Palace during a meeting focusing on gender equality at work as part of International Women's Day, in Paris, France, March 8. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS

Guests stand in the party room of the Elysee Palace during a meeting focusing on gender equality at work as part of International Women's Day, in Paris, France, March 8. Ludovic Marin/Pool via REUTERS
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Women take part in a march along the streets as part of the International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Women take part in a march along the streets as part of the International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Women take part in a march along the streets as part of the International Women's Day in Paris, France, March 8. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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A person holding a placard, with a ribbon in the colors of the Ukrainian flag attached to it, attends a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8.  REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A person holding a placard, with a ribbon in the colors of the Ukrainian flag attached to it, attends a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin,...more

A person holding a placard, with a ribbon in the colors of the Ukrainian flag attached to it, attends a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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A person wearing a hat with a ribbon in the colours of the Ukrainian flag attends a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8.  REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A person wearing a hat with a ribbon in the colours of the Ukrainian flag attends a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. ...more

A person wearing a hat with a ribbon in the colours of the Ukrainian flag attends a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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Members of the civil society blow whistles as they demonstrate against gender-based violence to mark International Women's Day in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, March 8.  REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi

Members of the civil society blow whistles as they demonstrate against gender-based violence to mark International Women's Day in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, March 8. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi

Members of the civil society blow whistles as they demonstrate against gender-based violence to mark International Women's Day in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, March 8. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi
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Members of the civil society chant slogans as they demonstrate against gender-based violence to mark International Women's Day in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, March 8. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi

Members of the civil society chant slogans as they demonstrate against gender-based violence to mark International Women's Day in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, March 8. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi

Members of the civil society chant slogans as they demonstrate against gender-based violence to mark International Women's Day in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, March 8. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi
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A woman from China's Uyghur Muslim ethnic group holds a placard reads that: "Stand up for Uyghur women" during a demonstration on the occasion of International Women's Day to protest against China's treatment of the minority, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8.  REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A woman from China's Uyghur Muslim ethnic group holds a placard reads that: "Stand up for Uyghur women" during a demonstration on the occasion of International Women's Day to protest against China's treatment of the minority, in Istanbul, Turkey...more

A woman from China's Uyghur Muslim ethnic group holds a placard reads that: "Stand up for Uyghur women" during a demonstration on the occasion of International Women's Day to protest against China's treatment of the minority, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Women perform yoga in a local train on the occasion of International Women's Day in Mumbai, India, March 8.  REUTERS/Niharika Kulkarni

Women perform yoga in a local train on the occasion of International Women's Day in Mumbai, India, March 8. REUTERS/Niharika Kulkarni

Women perform yoga in a local train on the occasion of International Women's Day in Mumbai, India, March 8. REUTERS/Niharika Kulkarni
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People demonstrate to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8.  REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

People demonstrate to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

People demonstrate to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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A woman from China's Uyghur Muslim ethnic group takes part in a demonstration on the occasion of International Women's Day to protest against China's treatment of the minority, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A woman from China's Uyghur Muslim ethnic group takes part in a demonstration on the occasion of International Women's Day to protest against China's treatment of the minority, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A woman from China's Uyghur Muslim ethnic group takes part in a demonstration on the occasion of International Women's Day to protest against China's treatment of the minority, in Istanbul, Turkey March 8. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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People hold placards during a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8.  REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

People hold placards during a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

People hold placards during a demonstration to mark International Women's Day and protest against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin, Germany March 8. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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Activists carrying placards take part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 8.  REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Activists carrying placards take part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta,...more

Activists carrying placards take part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 8. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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A Filipino woman activist is blocked by police while marching during a protest on International Women's Day, in Manila, Philippines, March 8.  REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A Filipino woman activist is blocked by police while marching during a protest on International Women's Day, in Manila, Philippines, March 8. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A Filipino woman activist is blocked by police while marching during a protest on International Women's Day, in Manila, Philippines, March 8. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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People participate in "Aurat March" or "Women's March", to mark International Women's Day in Karachi, Pakistan, March 8.  REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

People participate in "Aurat March" or "Women's March", to mark International Women's Day in Karachi, Pakistan, March 8. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

People participate in "Aurat March" or "Women's March", to mark International Women's Day in Karachi, Pakistan, March 8. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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A woman wearing chains around her neck marches during a protest against legislative bias against women, on the International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8.  REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

A woman wearing chains around her neck marches during a protest against legislative bias against women, on the International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

A woman wearing chains around her neck marches during a protest against legislative bias against women, on the International Women's Day, in Abuja, Nigeria March 8. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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An activist holds a placard as she takes part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 8. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

An activist holds a placard as she takes part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in...more

An activist holds a placard as she takes part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 8. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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A member of the transgender community dances, while others clap as they participate in "Aurat March" or "Women's March", to mark the International Women's Day in Karachi, Pakistan, March 8. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

A member of the transgender community dances, while others clap as they participate in "Aurat March" or "Women's March", to mark the International Women's Day in Karachi, Pakistan, March 8. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

A member of the transgender community dances, while others clap as they participate in "Aurat March" or "Women's March", to mark the International Women's Day in Karachi, Pakistan, March 8. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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An activist pulls a puppet depicting the "oligarchy octopus monster" while taking part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 8. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

An activist pulls a puppet depicting the "oligarchy octopus monster" while taking part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the...more

An activist pulls a puppet depicting the "oligarchy octopus monster" while taking part in a rally to support women's rights calling for gender equality and to protest against gender discrimination, during the International Women's Day outside the National Monument (Monas) complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 8. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Sisters attend a march on International Women's Day, in Montevideo, Uruguay March 8. REUTERS/Mariana Greif

Sisters attend a march on International Women's Day, in Montevideo, Uruguay March 8. REUTERS/Mariana Greif

Sisters attend a march on International Women's Day, in Montevideo, Uruguay March 8. REUTERS/Mariana Greif
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Demonstrators embrace during a march on International Women's Day, in Montevideo, Uruguay March 8. REUTERS/Mariana Greif

Demonstrators embrace during a march on International Women's Day, in Montevideo, Uruguay March 8. REUTERS/Mariana Greif

Demonstrators embrace during a march on International Women's Day, in Montevideo, Uruguay March 8. REUTERS/Mariana Greif
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A woman raises her arm while standing in front of the National Palace during a protest to mark International Women's Day, in Mexico City, Mexico March 8.  REUTERS/Stringer

A woman raises her arm while standing in front of the National Palace during a protest to mark International Women's Day, in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman raises her arm while standing in front of the National Palace during a protest to mark International Women's Day, in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Stringer
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An activist takes part in a protest to mark International Women's Day, in Santiago, Chile, March 8. REUTERS/Sofia Yanjari

An activist takes part in a protest to mark International Women's Day, in Santiago, Chile, March 8. REUTERS/Sofia Yanjari

An activist takes part in a protest to mark International Women's Day, in Santiago, Chile, March 8. REUTERS/Sofia Yanjari
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Demonstrators take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8.  REUTERS/Raquel Cunha

Demonstrators take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Raquel Cunha

Demonstrators take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Raquel Cunha
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A woman participates in a rally during International Women's Day celebrations in Bogota, Colombia March 8. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A woman participates in a rally during International Women's Day celebrations in Bogota, Colombia March 8. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A woman participates in a rally during International Women's Day celebrations in Bogota, Colombia March 8. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Women spray paint to police officers during a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Paola Garcia

Women spray paint to police officers during a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Paola Garcia

Women spray paint to police officers during a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Paola Garcia
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Women take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Raquel Cunha

Women take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Raquel Cunha

Women take part in a protest to mark International Women's Day in Mexico City, Mexico March 8. REUTERS/Raquel Cunha
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