Tamaulipas. Military now also fight covid-19

Antonio Hernandez

Victoria City / 02.19.2021 15:01:46

108 years after the creation of the Mexican Army, the Army continues to fulfill its five missions: to defend the integrity, independence and sovereignty of the nation; guarantee internal security; assist the civilian population and carry out civic actions and social works and in the event of disaster for the assistance of people and their property.

This was highlighted by the commander of the 77th Infantry Battalion, Eloy Cornelio Toledo, at the event, where the three powers of the state were present: Governor Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca; the head of the Judiciary, Horacio Ortíz Renán and the president of the Political Coordination Board of the Tamaulipas Congress, Gerardo Peña Flores, as well as other officials.

« In these difficult times for the people of Mexico we are assisting through the delivery and custody of vaccines, we hired experts in the field of health and established modules and provided covid medical care to those who came to our hospitals. »

For this reason, on this day at the facilities of the 77th Infantry Battalion of Ciudad Ciudad Victoria, the decoration was unveiled in degree by the President of the Republic to save the lives of the Tamaulipas.

He recalled that the Secretariat of National Defense (Sedena) also supports priority projects and participates in an operation against the theft of hydrocarbons, in addition to humanitarian rescue and citizen protection.

« Every day we serve the country, we have evolved as an armed force to defend the integrity of Mexicans. »

He mentioned that last year, due to the effects of Hurricane Hanna, they also maintained our commitment and total dedication in support of public safety and restoring peace in the state.

“There are 108 years of honor under a legal framework, the soldiers of the Eighth Military Zone appreciate your unconditional support, which is reflected in the confidence of the population. In the face of threats, the Army is present. Today, as we commemorate another anniversary, we feel proud and satisfied that the process initiated by Carranza has been consolidated. We will continue to be the Army at the service of the people.

Governor appreciates support

The governor of Tamaulipas, Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca, highlighted the support of the Army both in natural disasters and in the fight against crime.

“We are gathered to celebrate Army Day and pay well-deserved tribute to an exemplary institution, always in solidarity with the people of Tamaulipas. It is an institution with fidelity to the homeland, it is the guarantor of national sovereignty and trust for the civilian population. It is a solid institution, always in the hands of Mexicans who have the loyalty of young people ”.

He expressed that Tamaulipas is grateful to them, for their contribution to relief efforts and nature’s attacks.

“Thank you to each and every one of you ladies and gentlemen who embrace the arms race and support the people of Tamaulipas in natural disasters as well as in the fight against crime. On behalf of the families of Tamaulipas and the state government, we congratulate them and confirm our gratitude and gratitude and that they know that they will always have the support of the governor. «