Guadalajara Jalisco. , for the state of from Jaliscoin particular metropolitan area of Guadalajara, it a security upgrade has been made with the advent of Squadron Joint Task Force Mexicoa set of elements Military and National Guard (gn) for reduce the rate of violence manufactured by Organized crime,
It was Wednesday when they arrived at an infantry battalion based in the region of Zapopan, Jalisco, following instructions from the President of Mexico and the Chief of the Armed Forces Maximum, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, so that they would be in the capital of Guadalajara.
The force’s commander at the national level, Brigadier General Luis Valentino Iglesias Solorzano, a graduate of the General Staff, stated that the group he represents is made up of elements of national defense secretary and GN in aid to municipalities or states with high incidences of crime.
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“We are about 1,750 elements. This task force can work together or spread across different priority cities or municipalities in the country. The 26th Infantry Battalion on this occasion was ordered to help reduce the murder rate linked to organized crime,” the official explained.
Iglesias Solorzano explained that they would support the federal forces to carry out tasks that result in a reduction in the cases of violence that are recorded in the capital of Guadalajara, where executions or corpses with signs of violence occur almost daily. is presented.
The Sedna general explained that the force he represented supported the indicated units “for a short period of time”, without specifying the duration of the troops’ presence or the circumstances under which they were permitted to cease their support actions. Will give
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Similarly, Iglesias Solorzano said that joint work Mexico also . found in the states Baja Californiamichoacan, state of mexico You GuanajuatoUnits where the presence of organized crime places them first in murders.
It is not yet known whether the Joint Task Force will remain only in the metropolitan area or, in the future, security officials will deem it appropriate to move them to other points in Jalisco where incidents related to organized crime also occur, such as Michoacan, Interstate borders with Zacatecas or Colima.
Military forces arrive in Jalisco to reduce killings