In a case widely condemned by women’s right activists in Argentina, an 11-year-old rape victim gave birth on Tuesday after she was apparently denied an abortion by authorities.

The girl, referred to as “Lucia” to protect her identity, underwent a Caesarean section Tuesday in the 23rd week of her pregnancy, the Guardian reports. Lucia, whose baby is not expected to survive, had previously begged officials to “remove what the old man put inside me.”

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