Agustin Rossi came out in defending of the leaders of National government and also backed up Cristina Kirchner. In the midst of the allegations for the Vialidad case, the spy chief maintained that “it is clearly political” the releases of the prosecutors in charge of the investigation. On the other hand, he pointed against “the media discourses” that justify the escraches to official leaders.
The controller of the Federal Intelligence Agency (AFI), got into the judicial case that the vice president has. Like many of his colleagues in the Frente de Todos, he affirmed that it is a political issue. In the first place he attacked the media and later against the macrismo where, supposedly from Santa Fe, there is “collusion”.
«This claim is clearly political. There is a great collusion between the Judicial Power and the macrismo. there is not even shame”, expressed the official in the Antonio Fernández Llorente program on AM 990. At the same time, he remarked that Mauricio Macri «since he took office, on December 10, 2015, he has been in a task of persecuting Cristina Fernández de Kirchner«.
He also accused the media of being part of the “persecution” of the former President: “The power scheme that works against the Government of Alberto Fernández, the power scheme that drives political and judicial persecution has a media leg. This is so. The most hegemonic media are those that express this thought », he indicated.
He also blamed the media for the escraches that different leaders, officials and former officials have experienced in recent weeks: “From the media this hate speech is launched that permanently legitimizes violence, aggression. And when physical violence takes place, discourses are put forward that justify those levels of violence”sentenced.