The mayor of Frontino condemned General Zapateiro for becoming embroiled in unresolved conflict

Jorge Hugo Elejalde was elected mayor of Frontino (Antioquia) and is now a part of the debate about the rivalry between Gustavo Petro , presidential candidate and General Eduardo Zapateiro the Army commander. began with the attack by the Gulf Clan in Frontino this week.

The president was unsure if the issue surrounding the massacre and attack on the seven soldiers is being discussed. Instead they’re focusing their attention on a political struggle rather than pursuing the criminals.

Elejalde stated, “I call on General, instead of fighting against candidates in Presidential Elections, the general must concentrate on coming to protect the US, and put on his boots and go to the polls,”

“I respect the institutions. I am a lover and respecter of the army. I am the one who has shown the most respect. But I do not like the people forgetting their roles and forgetting their constitutional obligations, every one one of them, abandoning the politics to politicians.” He said.

gustavo petro invites Diego Molano, the minister and general to visit Frontino in order to discuss violence issues that plague the city.