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03 June 2022
Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate has held a powerful social-networking meeting with the candidate for the first position in the country under the Historic Pact as well as General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro who is the Army commanding officer. Petro stated in the message that "some general" officers were on the payroll of the Clan.
"While soldiers are being murdered by the Gulf Clan, some of generals are on Clan's payroll. When those who have been who are involved in trafficking drugs become the. that they end up being a part of the generals," Gustavo Petro shared on social media.
petro gustavo General Zapateiro's response
The Army commander reacted to this message and in six rounds, asked questions about the presidential candidate.
General Zapateiro stated that nobody is more affected by the loss of a soldier than the people who wear camouflage.
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In a separate message, the top officer spoke of the number of soldiers killed in recent years. "Since 2021 over 500 military personnel have died and been wounded as they pursued their mission. The sacrifice was unnoticed, and there were no pronouncements. It's strange that the suffering and death of patriotic heroes is now being used to generate other manifestations.
Gustavo Petro Gustavo Petro was asked by the army commander to inform Gustavo Petro about any possible links between generals, and other groups than the law. https://www.infobae.com/america/colombia/2022/05/24/por-que-alvaro-uribe-le-dio-las-gracias-a-gustavo-petro/ The commander also asked him to submit an official complaint to authorities.
"Senator. https://www.washingtonpost.com/es/post-opinion/2022/04/19/elecciones-colombia-2022-gustavo-petro-juan-fernando-petro-perdon/ Do not use your investiture (parliamentary immunity) to attempt to use it to sway the fate of our troops. https://cnnespanol.cnn.com/2022/05/29/gustavo-petro-guerrillero-m-19-historia-orix-2/ Instead, you should fulfill your civic duty and file an substantiated complaint.
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He also added another trill. petro gustavo "I reminds you that you as senator are part of a collective that you are allowed to refer to as 'drug traficking politicians'. As a citizen, it is essential that you do not make generalizations. Respect first and foremost""
One of the messages of the high official that generated controversy was the one that says that the Colombians have witnessed the current presidential candidate receiving cash "in garbage bags".
"I've never witnessed a general earn illicit fortune on television." General Zapateiro stated that Colombians had seen him receive money from a garbage bag.
In a final message the official stated that it was the "oldest institution in the country with members who are men and women have unconditionally defended democracy in this nation for more than 200 years, sometimes even sacrificing their lives for it, I expect respect."