Arrest warrants issued against Mexican military members in 2014 student disappearances: authorities

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - In Mexico, arrest warrants have been issued for members of the Mexican military who may have participated in the 2014 disappearance of 43 students, the head of the investigation, Omar Gomez, said on Saturday.

Reuters September 27, 2020 00:11:31 IST
Arrest warrants issued against Mexican military members in 2014 student disappearances: authorities

Arrest warrants issued against Mexican military members in 2014 student disappearances authorities

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - In Mexico, arrest warrants have been issued for members of the Mexican military who may have participated in the 2014 disappearance of 43 students, the head of the investigation, Omar Gomez, said on Saturday.

The students from the Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers' College disappeared on September 26 in the state of Guerrero. The remains of only two of the students have been found so far. The case sparked massive protests across Mexico.

(Reporting by Liz Diaz and Adriana Barrera, writing by Laura Gottesdiener)

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