International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 24 of March, repeating indefinitely
This day pays tribute to the memory of Monsignor Óscar Arnulfo Romero, who was murdered on March 24th, 1980. Monsignor Romero was actively engaged in denouncing violations of the human rights of the most vulnerable individuals in El Salvador. The purpose of this day is to remember those victims of systematic human rights abuses and recognize those who dedicate their lives to fighting injustice.