Darisleni Fuentes Infante is the nineteenth victim of feminicide registered in Cuba by independent organizations so far this year. As reported by the magazine taut wings, With a source from relatives of the victim, the 32-year-old woman was murdered by her ex-partner on March 19 at the Popular Fisheries Council, belonging to the municipality of Baraguá, in Ciego de Ávila.
“The violent event occurred at dawn, when Darisleni was leaving a party,” details a brief statement from the feminist association, which also reports that the victim leaves behind a 14-year-old son from a previous couple.
Barely ten days before, in Trinidad (Sancti Spíritus), the stabbing murder of Elaidy Alonso Arbolaez27, at the hands of a man who “harassed her” and who later committed suicide.
The victim leaves a 14-year-old son from a previous partner, reported the feminist association
The first woman killed in March was Nancy Penain Holguin. Aged 49, she was killed by her ex-partner last Sunday in her own home. As documented by the newspaper CubaNet, He had published on social networks his fear that something would happen to him. “I feel threatened by a man,” wrote Peña on March 1, who said he was writing it “in case something happens to me,” since he had reported it to the Police and they had not arrested the individual. “What country do I live in, that doesn’t care about the life of a Cuban citizen,” she lamented.
before them, other recent victims of sexist violence were Vanelis Macola, 26, from the town of Tuinicu, in Sancti Spíritus, and Arianny Chávez Puche, who was at the Mártires de Las Tunas Provincial Pediatric Hospital when she died, where she worked as a telephone operator.
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