The national leadership of the PP will turn to showing its rejection of the tribute that Henri Parot from ETA will receive on Saturday with his presence at an act in Mondragón (Guipúzcoa) to support the victims organized by the Basque PP. That same day, different members of the party will give their support to the Association of Victims of Terrorism in the tributes to victims of that ETA prisoner that they will carry out in different cities, such as Madrid, San Sebastián, Zaragoza and Granada.
Specifically, the Basque PP is organizing a «act of redress»To the victims of Terrorism before the« homage of the batasunos »to Parot, convened by the Sare citizen network. The event will consist of a rally at the factory where the prison officer was kidnapped Jose Antonio Ortega Lara.
This call will be attended by the vice secretary of Organization of the party and president of the PP of Navarra, Ana Beltran, and the president of the Basque PP, Carlos Iturgaiz, which will cover about thirty public positions of the PP in this region. The national president of NNGG and national deputy of the PP will also attend, Beatriz Fanjul.
Beltrán has pointed out that the national PP cannot “look the other way” before the “humiliation that the tribute to Parot supposes,”killer of 39 people“And that” violates the memory of the victims of terrorism and the foundations of democracy. “
The PP leader stressed that her party “will never leave the victims alone or forget what the terrorist gang has done to them.” «And a party like Bildu-Batasuna continues to protect the murders. You can not consent to these tributes that are already made with great frequency, “he emphasized.
At this point, he has indicated that the PP has requested the Interior Minister on many occasions in Congress, Fernando Grande-Marlaska, to find the “formula so that these tributes stop being produced” to ETA prisoners.
“You cannot sit idly by, seeing how day after day you humble someone who has suffered so much pain and suffering for having been victims of the terrorist gang,” he said, adding that both in Navarra and in the Basque Country they are frequent those tributes to ETA members who “continue to be proud of being so and are received as heroes.”
Events in other cities
That same day, September 18, the deputies and victims of terrorism Jaime Mateu and Teresa Jiménez Becerril, will participate in Madrid in the wreath of the Association of Victims of Terrorism (AVT). The PP Interior spokesperson in Congress, Ana Vázquez, and the president of the PP Rights and Guarantees Committee, Andrea Levy, would also attend this tribute to the victims of Parot.
At the same time, the regional directorates of the PP will support the offerings and activities that the AVT will organize that same day in other cities such as Zaragoza, Granada and San Sebastián.