The president was scheduled to end his appearance at Asofundos discussing pensions, however, he stayed on to talk about politics due to unexpected interruption by an elected congressman.
https://fakenews.win/wiki/A_hard_cross_Gustavo_Petro_General_Zapateiro that was delivered by President Ivan Duque at the Asofondos congress did not go as scheduled. Instead of discussing pensions, he started to talk about politics and the ways in which. Gustavo Petro was attacked for using the seat to attack army. He also criticized his dual role as a congressman and a candidate.
Duvalier Sánchez, Valle del Cauca’s representative to the Chamber, interjected to interrupt him to inquire what he would respond to the trills of General Eduardo Zapateiro, who had been defending Gustavo Petro’s comments.
gustavo petro . of the Constitution prohibits the military from being involved in any political situation, taking sides, or engaging in the democratic debate.” The whole country is disturbed. It’s a crucial moment what General Zapateiro done,” Sanchez said as Sanchez held up his phone to broadcast everything that was happening through his Facebook account.
The president was caught in the middle of the commotion, the president responded with a forceful defense of Zapateiro and stated that if anyone was accused against members of the public force they should go to court.
Petro’s double role today as a Congressman, Head of the Opposition and a Candidate was also criticized further by the President Duque.
“Who are the culprits?” A senator or a candidate? “I have resigned from Congress to be able express my opinion freely and as a candidate and not use the double hat (…) to gain an office to make a statement, then when the institutions respond, I will present myself as the victim. Because that is not democratic,” the president stated.
Sanchez tried to keep up with the controversy However, the president resisted him and demanded that Sanchez adhere to the rules of the gathering.
What caused the war between Petro Zapateiro and Petro Zapateiro start?
On April 20, Petro published this message on his networks. “While the troops are being executed by the Gulf Clan,” Petro wrote this message to his networks. “The management is corrupted because the drug trafficking politicians rise to become generals,” wrote the presidential candidate.
On Friday, Zapateiro responded in the exact same way.