For the next one Tuesday, November 27th the emergency call is scheduled for the Chamber and the Senate Ministry of Defense, Alberto Espina, and the commander-in-chief of the army, Ricardo Martínez, To clarify the situation through which the institution passes.
This week, an audience of a meeting was broadcast with 900 officers at the Military School, where General Martinez admitted that the officers of the institution sold arms to drug trafficking groups. He also asked to protect with "teeth and teeth" the military pension system.
There are various reactions from the political sector. Deputy and member of the National Defense Committee of the Chamber, Jaime Tohá (PS) not only do you have to condemn.
"We politically can not condemn just these situations and we have to take them seriously and look for a solution to these situations".
Meanwhile, his pair Marcelo Schilling (PS) He referred to the statements of the general about the pension system and said that "these words, as explained, were inspired by the purpose of inspiring some agitation in the army officers to deal with the fact that they can not continue committing and to protect irregularities So, I'll keep half that cup".
Deputy IDU: Excuses are not enough
From the IDU, the deputy Álvaro Carter, also a member of the Defense Commission, "the excuses offered by the Chief Commander are sufficient in the political sense but in the sense of others. How is it possible that only its filings are known through a filtered record?".
"People in cities who know war weapons will continue to suffer, and that brings another edge: Is Carabine ready to deal with this type of weapon? It is very likelyhe asked.
Meanwhile, the president of the union, the senator Jacqueline Van Rysselberghe, reduced the profile profile and assured that, although "it is not the best form through which they have emerged through leakage," it is likely that the general would have passed the antecedents to the Public Ministry.
"No one can think that when you have a meeting with 800 people, none of them will talk or filter the background. I imagine that, since this meeting, he intended to provide the Prosecutor's Office Foundationhe assured himself.