This Monday, 100 members of the Special Forces of the Ministry of National Defense (Sedena) arrived at the Quetzalcóatl International Airport in Nuevo Laredo to reinforce the Citizen Protection Strategy
It was around 11:45 in the morning when they arrived in the city, the Ministry of National Defense reported in a statement through the Commanders of the IV Military Region and 8th. Military zone.
They will strengthen security in the border strip of the State of Tamaulipas.
“The reinforcement of personnel is carried out in response to the just claim of the Tamaulipas society, with the following objectives: Inhibit the activities of organized crime in the State of Tamaulipas.”
The Sedena affirmed that this detachment will support local security actions against organized crime, attached to respect for human rights.
These elements also aim to increase the level of trust, closeness and respect on the part of the population towards the Armed Forces.
“With actions like these, the Mexican Army and the National Guard endorse their commitment to continue contributing to what is conferred in the Framework of the National Public Security Strategy and the Zero Impunity Policy of the Federal Government.”