Work plan for the follow-up mechanism for Ayotzinapa case announced (Dan a conocer plan de trabajo del Mecanismo de Seguimiento para Ayotzinapa)

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Publish Date:
November 10, 2016
Author(s):
  • GarcĂ­a, Dennis A.
Source:
El Universal
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Summary

President of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, James Cavallaro, stressed that they will seek the declarations of the members of the armed forces of the 27 Battalion of Iguala

On September 26, 2014 in the state of Guerrero, Mexico, 43 students disappeared. An independent, interdisciplinary group of experts appointed by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (of which SHRC Director Jim Cavallaro is President) found numerous flaws and contradictions in the investigation that the Mexican state initiated. On November 10, 2016, the Inter-American Commission announced the plan of work for the follow-up mechanism to uncover the truth about what happened to the missing students.

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