Ecuador: Military emphatically rejects rumors on social media of uprising

Posted on February 21, 2017 • Filed under: Conflicts, Ecuador, Police/Military Activity, Politics (machine translated)- feb. 20,2017 During this morning, pictures and messages from the military circulated on social networks, where they called for a mobilization against alleged electoral fraud.
Faced with this, the Armed Forces issued a statement in which they “emphatically” reject such messages. “It is absolutely false that there is an alleged uprising by a group of officers. It is a lie that the military were involved in some kind of fraud and it is not true that there has been some kind of confrontation between Colonels and Generals,” says the High Command .
According to the statement, photographs and videos have been manipulated to try to “deceive about an alleged mobilization of militias for a purpose other than the tasks assigned.” Read Full Article in Vistazo


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