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Sedena ‘shields’ Nuevo Laredo prior to the 2022 elections

Four days before the election day of June 5, 200 elements of Special Forces Units of the Secretary of National Defense, arrived in Nuevo Laredoreported the commanders of the IV Military Region and 8th. Military zone.

It was reported that the contingent’s main task is to carry out frontal actions against organized crime“in response to the just claim of Tamaulipas society.”

The contingent arrived at the “Quetzalcóatl” international airport in this city, to go from there to the Macario Zamora military barracks, from where different security actions will be operating.

At the beginning of May, another contingent of Sedena Special Forces arrived in this municipality, coinciding with the arrival of a large number of migrants at the border.

Before in the month of March, after the capture the night of March 13 criminal leader Juan Gerardo “T”, alias “El Huevo”, who operated in this area and was extradited to the United States for being a US citizen and where he also faced various crimes, Another contingent of 250 military elements arrived.

The Special Units of the Mexican Army stand out for their great mobility and deployment capacity, in addition to having weapons, material, equipment and specialized training for urban operations.

In March, the Secretary of National Defense (Sedena) Luis Cresencio Sandoval González announced the sending of 700 elements and four helicopter gunships to Nuevo Laredo to reinforce security.


Tamaulipas prepares for the electoral process

The next Sunday June 5 the governorship of Tamaulipas will be at stake.

The Electoral Institute of Tamaulipas (IETAM) will begin the operation of the Preliminary Results Program after the election day of next Sunday. These results have informative value.

will be until next June 8 when the computations of the 22 District Councils.

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