Chiapas: The La Realidad JBG denounces aggressions in Monte Redondo


In a communiqué released on 17 April 2011, the Good-Government Council (JBG) “Hacia La Esperanza,” located in the Zapatista caracol of La Realidad, denounced that Patricio Domínguez Vásquez, a supporter of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN), was attacked on his ejidal property in Monte Redondo (Frontera Comalapa) by ejidal authorities, accused of false charges, kidnapped, and handed over to the Public Ministry.  The JBG demands the immediate liberation of Domínguez Vázquez, who has been incarcerated in the Motozintla jail.

For more information (in Spanish):

Communiqué in full (Enlace Zapatista, 18 April 2011)

Exigen zapatistas liberación de indígena de Monte Redondo acusado falsamente (La Jornada, 20 April 2011)

Denunciation of the La Realidad JBG, 17 April 2011 (CGT Chiapas, 19 April 2011)

For more information from SIPAZ (in English):

Chiapas: La Realidad JBG claims more evictions to come in Zapatista territories (5 May 2010)

Chiapas: Montes Azules Social Forum (17 March 2010)

Chiapas: Montes Azules evictions jeopardize peace in Chiapas (9 February 2010)

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