After the armed attack against the journalist ciro gomez leva180 journalists signed, including reporters, editors, Monroes and columnists open letter in which he demanded the President andres manuel lopez obrador to stop the “harassment” against critical communicators, but Mexico’s president described them as “regime’s”.
in his Wednesday Morning Conference At the National Palace, López Obrador launches himself against former President Ernesto Zedillo and assures that his opponents are harassed in the morning.
“So since they can’t do that, they insult them and they feel they are attacked. And there the undersigned, pure journalists of the regime are saying that I polarize. No, I politicize and I will continue to do this for the good of the people as this issue of information is too important to be left in the hands of the journalistic underworld!” López Obrador said.
“This is information for the people, right to information is a constitutional right, how are we going to leave it to them. That’s why I am very sorry that they are offended, so the unfortunate attack on Ciro Gomez Leyva must be thoroughly investigated,” he said.
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He assured that the regime’s “compromise” with the media had previously “given very good results”, accused his government of a “furious” campaign with “bombardments day and night”, and affirmed that freedoms were now respected. goes.
“Have you noticed that in recent days new writers have entered the newspapers? Nothing, they are the same! Forks Riva Palaceand it is lopez-dorigaand it is Loreto de Molaand it is dresser, Now I am not referring to Siro. But it is the same, they are the same,” he said, also mentioning George Ramos,
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In the Treasury Room, President López Obrador reciprocated the journalists who expressed their solidarity with the journalist who faced the armed attack: “Now they are putting out a manifesto, I begin to read those who sign They’ve been questioning us for how long they’ve had it. Look at the manifesto and look at the names, and see if any one of them, in the four years that we’ve been here, has written anything, not in favor of, Rather balanced in our relation.None, none, pure opposition, even a time of pride!
When asked whether he believed that the statements he had made against communicators “increased the risk that they could be targets of attacks”, López Obrador replied: “We all have an obligation to live in peace.” Let’s try, all of us. We will continue to act as we have been doing responsibly, yes we are going to investigate the matter.
He noted that it would not be necessary for the Attorney General of the Republic (FGR), in charge of Alexander Gertz ManorThe attack on Gómez Leyva attracted investigation because he relies on the Mexico City Attorney General’s Office (FGJCDMX), which is in charge Ernestina Godoy,
He indicated that he would neither be able nor dare to kill anyone, and that the state he represents is not oppressive.
“It is not a state crime,” Gomez Leyva said of the attack.