Minatitlán, Ver.- Without secondary rules, use of force protocols and human rights, National Guard (GN) Elements in this context, began its monitoring and protection of citizens city attacked by violence.
The first thsd 59 Military Police, Marine Police and Federal Police Assets which is part of National Guard, They were stationed in this oil town, where an armed group a massacre that claimed the lives of 14 people, including minors.
Elements of security forces that are carried with a bracelet in your left hand the acronym GNbut they wore traditional olive green and blue uniforms.
The Thousands of 59 National Guard troops stationed in Minatitlan, Coatzacoalcos and Cosoleacaquewhose mission is to reduce crimes that affect citizens on a daily basis, such as robbery and murder confirmed Minister of Defense Luis Cresencio Sandoval González.
The 625 army elements, 200 of the Mexican armed fleets and 234 of the Federal Police, set up security points to test suspicious vehicles and patrols in three municipal colonies, the secretary explaining by submitting a security plan in the south of Veracruz.
Sandoval González explained that the troops would be supported by a helicopter that would oversee the actions they take against crime; staff deployed are Infantry Colonel Nezahualcóyotl Albarrán Mendoza.
As a list of the Federal Government's security plan 43. The Priority Region The Minatitlan Oil Municipality became the first city to operate in the National Guard.
Due to the events that took place on Good Friday, the authorities completed on Friday the strengthening of security in this area.
In the morning at the National Palace, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador explained that it was decided to launch a National Security Guard Regional Coordination Strategy.
"We started in Veracruz, today in Minatitlan, with the National Guard, so I am attracted to the security cabinet (…) The first one that has already been created with a sufficient number of elements with one team will be Minatitlan," said the president.
Subsequently, the Parque Reforma and, together with the Security Cabinet and the GN General, López Obrador urged the new force to perform its functions without excessive exercise, strictly respecting human rights and gradually taking action. use of force.
The President expressed his condolences to the relatives of the victims and affirmed that they fully support their government to find out the crime and that there is justice.
"We decided to be with you after the sad events following the tragedy of those bright light works that took place in Minatitlan.
"So we are here, we come to you that you are not alone, that you have the support of your government, because it is a people's government, nation and people," he said.
He pointed out that peace and peace are the fruits of justice, so guaranteeing the well-being of people is the key to guaranteeing peace.
"You can't solve violence with violence … you can't face evil with evil, fighting evil, doing good," he said.
Governor Cuitláhuac García Jiménez confirmed that it is wrong that the situation of violence in Veracruz is "uncontrollable".
"Yes, there are events we regret and we will correct, we will find the perpetrators of the recent situation, and we will do it decisively, but this is not just a limitation of violence, but we want to go to the bottom of the problem," he warned.
He added that, in addition to the thousands of 59 federal elements, 400 state elements were added, and he admitted that they had closed down more than 500 companies due to Minatitlán's insecurity.