The controversies and criticisms surrounding the operation of the Collective Transportation System (STC) Subway of the Mexico City (CDMX) have returned the Head of Government to the eye of the hurricane, Claudia Sheinbaum Brown.
“They have already militarized the Metro”: they struck down Sheinbaum for a new task of the GN after “out of the ordinary events”
The capital’s president indicated that after the “out of the ordinary” events that have occurred in the Metro, she asked President López Obrador to deploy elements in the STC stations
A few days after the underground section of Line 12 is reopened – after almost two years of being closed -, the capital’s president reported the deployment of National Guard elements (GN) in the 12 service routes, as well as in other busiest transportation facilities in the metropolis.
In total, the CDMX Government will have more than six thousand soldiers before the series of incidentsunusual”, according to the capital, reported in various service stations in recent days; a measure that was approved by President Andrés Manuel himself Lopez Obrador (AMLO), but disapproved by various opposition personalities, such as the controversial senator, Lilly Tellez.
Through your account Twitterthe official for him National Action Party (BREAD) highlighted the argument of the man from Tabasco in which – by way of support for Sheinbaum Pardo – he confessed that the measure would be implemented in order to “avoid psychosis” against a future incident that could be assumed as provoked.
Centro Prodh expressed concern about the deployment of the National Guard in the CDMX Metro
The Head of Government, Claudia Sheinbaum, reported that the institution will be deployed in the system to guarantee the safety of users
In this sense, Téllez disqualified the decision after asserting that some areas of the Republic are unprotected by lack the presence of the National Guard, “and today they are going to allocate 6 thousand to the subway to satisfy the paranoia of sabotage,” he wrote.
With this, the blue and white criticized – in order to highlight the irony – that the STC Metro of the capital will have more security than entities of the country constantly hit by the wave of violence, pointing specifically to sonorous – one of the points where cartels control drug trafficking to the United States (USA), such as the fentanyl.
“The CDMX Metro is going to have more elements of the GN than the state of Sonora, which burns with violence.”
Although the Morenista president clarified that the presence of the elements “will be for a few months,” the opposition was quick to accuse her of perpetuating militarization from the country.
National Guard will arrive at Metro stations after accidents
The Head of Government, Claudia Sheinbaum, reported that the elements of the National Guard will be deployed at the stations starting at 2:00 p.m. this Thursday, January 12.
In anticipation of these comments, Andrés Manuel – in the same conference – supported the decision of the also candidate for the presidency of 2024 and took responsibility of militarizing the country: “If they call that militarization, we assume responsibility because prevention is better than regret,” he asserted in his morning of this January 12.
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