Puerto Rico: Thousands gather for mass protest against governor

OLD SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - JULY 17: Demonstrators protest against Ricardo Rossello, the Governor of Puerto Rico July 17, 2019 in front of the Capitol Building in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. There have been calls for the Governor to step down after it was revealed that he and top aides were part of a private chat group that contained misogynistic and homophobic messages. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Thousands of protestors came out onto the streets in Puerto Rico demanding the resignation of Governor Ricardo Rossello. The protest may have been the largest to have ever taken place on a US territory and has been ongoing for around a week. Rossello further angered protestors by announcing that he would not seek reelection but was not willing to quit.