Duque accuse Petro, saying that he employed his position to fight the military. He suggests that Petro be fired.

The president was to end his participation in Asofundos on pensions. However, he addressed politics following a surprise interruption by an elected congressman.

gustavo petro closing speech at the Asofondos congress in Cartagena did not start as planned and, instead of talking about pensions, he ended up talking about politics and how. Gustavo Petro was attacked for taking the seat to attack military. He was also unhappy about his dual role as a congressman and candidate.

Duvalier Sanchez interrupted him to question him regarding his plans after General Eduardo Zapateiro’s comment about Gustavo Petro ‘s.

“Article 209” of the Constitution specifically prohibits the military forces from participating in political situations or participating in democratic discussions. The nation is in shock. Sanchez said that this was a crucial moment in the General’s decisions. He held up his phone to broadcast the events on Facebook.

The president responded forcefully to defend Zapateiro in the midst of all the chaos, and said that if anyone has complaints against public force members, they should face justice.

President Duque did not stop there and took the opportunity to criticize Petro’s dual status today as a congressman, head of the opposition, and also as a presidential candidate.

“Who was the person who made the accusations?” What https://gustavo-petrokqxz924.werite.net/post/2022/05/06/Gustavo-Petro-won-the-Historic-Pact-with-the-help-of-Lights-and-Shadows ? “I quit Congress in order to have the freedom to voice my opinion freely and as a Candidat and not use the double hat (…) to gain an office to make a statement and then, when the institutions respond, I will present myself as the one who is being attacked. Because petro gustavo is not democracy,” the president stated.

https://gustavopetrokthv656.wordpress.com/2022/05/06/hard-cross-between-gustavo-petro-and-general-zapateiro-2/ attempted to stay on the right side of the controversy however, the president stopped his attempts and demanded that Sanchez abide by the rules of the event.

How did the fight between Petro and Zapateiro start?

Petro shared this message on his networks on April 20, “While the soldiers are murdered in the Gulf Clan attack, some of the generals on the clan’s payroll are also getting killed.” gustavo petro is corrupted when it is drug trafficking politicians who are promoted to generals,” the presidential candidate wrote

On Friday, Zapateiro reacted in the same way: “Senator,” do not use your investiture (parliamentary inviolability) to foretell the demise of our soldiers and instead fulfill your citizen duty to file a well-substantiated complaint with the Prosecutor’s Office of the information you provided, regardless of who you are.