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Europe has still a long way to go to combat violence against transgender people

Headline Title:  Europe has still a long way to go to combat violence against transgender people 20 November 2012 European countries should take further steps to protect trans people from violence that has left in excess of a thousand dead worldwide in the past four years, Amnesty International urged on Trans Remembrance Day. There were 1,083 reported killings of trans people worldwide from 2008 to 2012, with research showing the number of deaths has risen each year. Data from the Trans Murder Monitoring show that 64 trans people were killed in Europe from 2008 to date. Yet throughout…

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