In a report, the Foreign Ministry called the assault from El Paso that “terrorist acts against innocent Mexicans.” El Paso,” America’s 22nd-largest town with an estimated population of 682,669, is over 80 per cent Latino, based on U.S. census information.
El Paso sits just across the Rio Grande in Ciudad Juárez that includes a population of 1.3 million. Mexico on Sunday threatened to take legal actions against the USA for failing to secure its citizens following this weekend mass shooting at the border town of El Paso.
Ebrard declared he would be to meet the victims and extend assistance. Ebrard is known as Saturday’s shooting “act of barbarism.”
Posición sobre la tragedia en El Paso Texas : pic.twitter.com/gIXuJcQJLy
— Marcelo Ebrard C. (@m_ebrard) August 4, 2019
At least seven of those 20 dead in Saturday’s assault, explained by Mexico’s foreign ministry as an “act of barbarism,” are Mexican nationals.
Of those 20 people gunned down in a Walmart at least seven were citizens, along with also Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard guaranteed Mexico City would behave.
“The president has taught me to make sure Mexico’s indignation translates to… effective, prompt, expeditious and strong lawful activities for Mexico to carry a function and demand which states have created that shield… Mexicans in the USA,” Ebrard stated in a video published on Twitter.
Of the 26, at least eight were nationals, as reported by the authorities. The shooter seems to have already been targeting Hispanics and police are exploring it as a hate crime. There has been A Texas guy in custody.