Community leaders sent a letter to the president requesting an urgent hearing to halt the march that reached Mascardi this Sunday.
The main Mapuche leaders of Rio Negro sent an urgent letter to President Alberto Fernandez prevent take place this sunday afternoon A banner that can reach Mascardi,
Rio Negro, Orlando Caricchio, coordinator of the Parliament of Mapuche-Tehuelche, and Nuen Loncomán, head of the Council for the Development of Indigenous Communities (CoDeCI), also requested hearings with the president. For the purpose of involving civil action which they believe may lead to violence.
“We hereby come to request that you mediate the means necessary to protect the people who make up the Lafken Vincul Mapu community, other Mapuche Tehuelche communities and families in the Andean region,” they indicate in their letter. .
“A march will be organized whose goal is to reach Villa Mascardi” (…)
“They are known to express hatred towards the Mapuche people, and on more than one occasion they have even called out or incited physical attacks against people from different communities,” he continues.
And he denounced: “They have recognized the intent in the media to harm the community.”
“National deputy Waldo Wolff, provincial legislator Juan Martín and well-known social agitators have published a video of the call,” he says.
Carriqueo assures that the caravan has departed from Could be a “Pueblada”,
“Going in a caravan, with that degree of violence and racism, is not going to help, but it will generate more conflict,” he told El Cordillerano.
“It could be something very violent, and from there it’s not going back… that would lead to other situations. If there’s a death, it’s going to be a bombing in Bariloche… That’s a one for me.” Doesn’t seem like wise action,” he said.
The march was called by the residents of Mascardi, followed by Members of Lafken Vinkul Mapu community grabbed two other properties, Last Sunday, Hoodas also torched a National Gendarmerie box and attacked the agents with bullets.
President Fernandez announced that he was working on a joint force that would land in Mascardi.
community staged Dozens of acts of violence and have already occupied more than 40 hectares of the area,