Mexico’s Autodefensas are armed civilian militias seeking to protect the populace from drug thugs, corrupt police and the equally corrupt and murderous Mexican military (who operate with impunity within the country). As we’ve reported, the cartels, cops and government have all targeted the autodefensas for murder. Fourteen months ago, the mexican government imprisoned their leader Dr. Manuel Mireles. There he sits, without trial. While the Obama Administration continues to arm bad actors in the Middle East in the name of peace and stability, it hasn’t said word one about Dr. Mireles or the autodefensa movement. Go figure. Meanwhile, Dr. Mireles’ words continue to resonate amongst besieged Mexicans. borderlandbeat.com has the story . . .
“I am a prisoner in the Cereso Hermosillo, Sonora, for 14 months and still my legal status is not defined…. I am a political prisoner,” said Jose Manuel Mireles Valverde, leader and founder of the Autodefensa Movement (self-defense) of Tierra Caliente (Michoacán) on an audio which was broadcast on social networks.
His well-known voice is easily recognized in the audio, however it is a voice that resonates weak, and weary.
In the recording that lasts nine minutes, the coastal …read more
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