Lopez described Obrador as a “campaign” in which at least 56 murders have been reported so far in his order.
President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Described as “CampaignThe Reform newspaper reported at least one piece of news published this Monday 56 Murders Activists Occurred in Mexico So far during his tenure.
This is propaganda from our enemies, ”the president told a news conference in the morning from Villahermosa in the southeastern state of Tabasco.
According to the newspaper – citing different organizations and voluntary organizations – at least 56 activists have been killed since they came to power in December 2018 to 2021.
But the president scolded the reporter and criticized the campaign as “spread by your newspaper because of reform”.
The president pointed out that his government was doing its job and that “your newspaper is a bulletin of conservatism in Mexico.”
Every day, as before, he is dedicated to attacking us, “he said, promising that many of the notes in the newspaper were” fabricated “.
After the allegations, the president expressed regret for all the deaths, saying, “We are fighting to prevent this from happening. We are working every day to save lives. It is a cause of justice and a full commitment to protect Mexico’s lives.”
When asked again if the defense mechanism for activists and human rights defenders had failed, Lopez Obrador categorically said “no” and pointed out that they were working to resolve the issue.
He expected to be heard Alejandro Encinas, Deputy Secretary for Human Rights, Population and Migration, to present a report on the matter.
The reference quoted data from the company Leading defendersIt counts 24 human rights defenders killed in 2019, and 20 more in 2020.
In addition, the specified text, The National Commission for Human Rights (CNTH) Pointed out that so far in 2021 there are 12 murdered activists.
With information from EFE