the effects of the crackdown by the deadly protest the teachers’ union in the country, the Mexican government in recent days, with 200,000 doctors joined the strike on Wednesday, continuing a national against the neo-liberal reforms of President Enrique Peña Nieto in.
Anti-government sentiment is growing after police forces opened fire on a demonstration of teachers in Oaxaca on Sunday, killing at least eight people.
Since then, has resigned, two senior government officials from that State, Minister of Oaxaca of Indigenous Affairs Adelfo Rgeno Montes Labour Minister Daniel Gutierrez, to protest against the “authoritarian actions that suppress the people Oaxacan who stand up for their rights and to kill and government neglect any possibility for dialogue “as Gutierrez put it.
On Wednesday, members of the medical organization Yo soy Medico joined 17 of the 32 states strike continues, referring to the opposition to Peña Nieto health reforms, which they say is “a compelling way the privatization of health in Mexico,” according to the Telesur.
Moreover, the group, who translates to “I am a doctor” -has vocally condemned the killings and what they call intimidation and repression by the authorities and organized crime. “According to doctors,” Telesur explains, “Due to the increase in violence in Mexico that they have suffered the consequences of crimes such as kidnappings, forced disappearances and killings that have gone unpunished by the authorities.”
The states were the union and that the dissident National Coordinating workers de la EDUCACION (CNTE) teacher is to a great teacher extent in southern Mexico in the rural mostly indigenous exciting demonstration and blockade the road against the assessments teacher new assignment, which they say ignore the challenges of their region while enabling mass redundancies .