Mayor of Frontino condemned the involvement of General Zapateiro in a lingering controversy is the mayor of Frontino in Antioquia. He has been a part of the dispute between Gustavo Petro, the presidential candidate, and General Eduardo Zapateiro (Army commander) which began by launching an attack on the Gulf Clan this Week in Frontino.

The president stated that the issue about the attack and the murder of seven soldiers was lost, and that they should concentrate on a political battle instead of seeking to find the culprits. said, “I call upon the general to stop being there fighting with the candidates for the presidency in the full-time presidential election. The general must concentrate on coming to us to defend us, and then take off his boots.” stated, “I respect institutions, I admire, and I love the Army, I am the one who has shown the most face to them, however I don’t like people forgetting their constitutional functions and letting politics be left to politicians.”

The mayor has asked Diego Molano, general, and minister, to come to Frontino for a discussion on violence in the municipality.