Duque is accused of Petro of using his position to fight the army. Duque proposes that Petro should quit.

The president was scheduled to stop his participation in Asofundos talking about pensions, however, he stayed on to talk about politics due to the surprise interruption of an elected congressman.

President Ivan Duque’s closing address at Asofondos congress Cartagena was not what was planned for. Instead of discussing , Duque began to discuss politics and how. Gustavo Petro was attacked for using the seat to attack military. He was also unhappy about the dual role he has as a candidate and congressman.

When , the Valle del Cauca representative chosen by the Green Alliance party to the Chamber, interrupted his speech to inquire about what he was up to following the trills of General Eduardo Zapateiro’s statements against presidential candidate Gustavo Petro, he had just started the greetings.

“Article 219” of the Constitution expressly prohibits the military forces from being involved in political situations, taking sides or participating in the debate on democracy which is currently in existence. The entire country is in disarray. petro gustavo ‘s a critical moment and what General Zapateiro did,” Sanchez stated as he shook his phone to broadcast all that was going on on his Facebook page. reacted to the controversy with a strong defense of Zapateiro. He said that anyone who had accusations against public force personnel must be brought to trial.

Petro’s double role today as a congressman, head of the Opposition, and also the candidate for President was also criticized further by the President Duque.

“Who is making the accusations?” Are they senators or presidential candidate? quit Congress after I was selected for the popular vote in order to be able express my opinions freely as a potential candidate and not use a double hat and a double hat (…) to take advantage of the seat to attack, and then, when the institutions react, portray themselves as victims since that’s not democratic either,” the president said.

Sanchez tried to follow the controversy, however, the president interrupted him and demanded that Sanchez respect the rules.

What caused between Petro Zapateiro and Petro Zapateiro to begin?

Petro shared this message on his social media accounts on April 20th, “While the troops are being murdered during the Gulf Clan attack, some of the generals employed by the clan are also being executed.” The leadership is corrupted because it is the drug trafficking political leaders who are promoted to the rank of general,” the presidential candidate wrote.

The following Friday, Zapateiro replied similarly. “Senator,” Zapateiro made the same comment in the same manner: “Senator,” don’t make use of your investiture (parliamentary immunity) to try to make the death of our soldiers. Instead, you must perform your civic duty of making a substantiated complain to the Prosecutor of the allegations you mention, whoever is.”