The epidemiologist Antonio Quispe, member of the technical team of Free Peru, rejected this Wednesday the attacks suffered by Canal N journalist Stefanie Medina, who was persecuted by Pedro Castillo supporters after an event in Ayacucho.
SIGHT: Reporter attacked by followers of Peru Libre: “They kicked me in the back”
The doctor indicated that there are no “Excuses” for what happened and urged citizens to “Recover a little calm and sanity”.
“Really, we have to regain a little calm, sanity, and if we want to govern in a country we have to defend democracy, respect the rules and promote a policy without any difference.”, He maintained in dialogue with RPP.
“Politicians must be called to the attention so that they do politics without violence and the community and the authorities have to guarantee a democratic process without violence, there is no excuse for that.“, he pointed.
SIGHT: Pedro Castillo’s supporters persecuted journalist after a rally in Ayacucho
Earlier, the journalist Stefanie Medina shared a video where he is seen running with his cameraman of Castillo supporters, who insulted them with Peru Libre banners, and complained about the performance of the press. In the recording it is observed that the National Police had to intervene to prevent attacks from taking place.
“The candidate Pedro Castillo has the right to say what he wants about the media. But he does not consider that by saying it in front of thousands of people, he haunts them, and those who attack are those we report their activities. It is us who insult and hit”, The journalist wrote in the publication in which she shared the aforementioned video.
The candidate @PedroCastillo you have the right to say what you want about the media. But he does not consider that by saying it in front of thousands of people, he haunts them, and those who attack are those we report their activities. It is us who insult and hit. pic.twitter.com/Yam9tlWGEj
— Stefanie Medina (@stepjauz) May 19, 2021
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