Mayor of Frontino The mayor of Frontino has criticized General Zapateiro for getting caught up in an unresolved controversy

Jorge Hugo Elejalde is the mayor of Frontino in Antioquia. has been a part of the controversy between Gustavo Petro, the presidential candidate, and General Eduardo Zapateiro (Army commander) which began with the attack on the Gulf Clan this Week in Frontino.

The president asked if the matter of the attack against the seven soldiers as well as their murder has been lost in the past. are now focussing on a fight for political power and not on capturing those responsible.

Elejalde has stated that instead of fighting for presidential candidates in full elections, the general should be on hand to protect us and call on the general. said, “I respect all institutions I am a loyal and loving member of my army However, I do not think that people should ignore their constitutional duties, each to their own unique way, and leave politics to the politicians.”

The mayor has requested that the general Diego Molano and the minister Diego Molano visit Frontino to deal with the issues of violence plaguing the city.