The president of Mexico Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) recalled the pressured disappearance of the 43 normalistas from Ayotzinapa and refused to give up the case throughout the commemoration of the bicentennial of the Promulgation of the Plan of Iguala and the Day of the Flag that befell in Iguala, Guerrero.
“It could be unforgivable to be in this metropolis and never keep in mind the unlucky occasion of September 26, 2014 when the younger college students of the Ayotzinapa Rural Regular Faculty have been repressed and disappeared right here in Iguala. That day authoritarianism confirmed, once more its sinister face”, The president started.
He famous that this occasion The complicity of the authorities with drug trafficking turned evident, which tried to cowl itself with the “historic fact” that he supposed to assume that the normalistas had been burned in a rubbish dump in Cocula.
Investigations into the Ayotzinapa case 82 folks have been arrested. Nonetheless, with all the things and the supply of a reward, stated the president, to date it has not been potential to break “the pact of silence” between the authorities of that time and drug trafficking.
He famous that his authorities wouldn’t give up on the seek for the 43 college students and pressured the significance of discussing the case in the identical state the place the occasions befell.
I come to Iguala to endorse the dedication not to give up, to discover the younger folks and punish these accountable. The case of Ayotzinapa is a thorn that we have nailed in the soul
To proceed with the advance, the president of Mexico pressured that work will proceed with the Judicial Department of the Federation “to settle the debt we have with the boys’ moms and dads, with Iguala and with society as a entire ”.
On September 26, 2014, the 43 normalistas from Ayotzinapa have been pressured to disappear (Photograph: . / Henry Romero)
The president assured that “When there is no room for compromises or impunity for anybody is allowed, fact and justice could take a whereas however lastly it arrives. That is what I want in this case with all my coronary heart.
Additionally current at the occasion have been the president of Argentina Alberto Fernández, the political scientist and spouse of the Mexican government, Beatriz Gutiérrez Müller, anthropologists, officers from the state of Guerrero, in addition to components of the Armed Forces of Mexico.
Latin American leaders witnessed the official elevating of the Mexican Flag and pressured the significance of the relationship between the two nations.
“The formation of a nation is a everlasting and infinite technique of confrontation of pursuits and initiatives. It is an infinite story. Particularly when political modifications happen, however the buildings of domination generated by the previous regime stay, ”stated López Obrador.
The Latin American leaders witnessed the official elevating of the Mexican Flag and pressured the significance of the relationship between the two nations. (Photograph: Presidency of Mexico)
Assured that The Mexican folks, particularly the indigenous and Afro-Mexicans, have suffered varied types of repression. “The historical past of repression in Mexico has not been written, however with out a doubt it might be a merciless and inhuman story,” stated the president.
For his half, the Argentine president thanked López Obrador for the hospitality of Mexico throughout his official go to and warranted that Argentina, Mexico and Latin America have a related historical past that it is mandatory to maintain in thoughts to date.
The Iguala Plan, which celebrates 200 years of promulgation, was the doc that made the Independence of Mexico potential and that united the insurgents and royalists in the course of, recalled Diego Prieto, an anthropologist from the Nationwide Institute of Anthropology and Historical past (INAH), throughout the occasion.
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