A manifesto that warns in opposition to “the deterioration of democracy”, “the imposition of a single thought” and by which it’s said that the “unity of Spain is at risk” has been signed by 271 retired troopers.
The doc, to which Efe has had entry, is headed by Lieutenant Normal Emilio Pérez Alaman, the Admiral Jose Maria Treviño and the lieutenant normal Juan Antonio Alvarez Jimenez, and has been signed by generals, officers, legionaries, and troopers.
Those that subscribe stand out from different related initiatives: «The signatories of this Declaration wish to categorical their full detachment and displeasure with what has been expressed in a non-public “chat” —Disseminated in varied media— alien to our emotions and essence as troopers. ”
However however they are saying they share “the identical issues” that his colleagues from the XIX Promotion of the Air Power and from the XXIII of the Normal Navy Academy of the Military, uncovered by every one in letters to the President of the European Parliament and to the King of Spain «.
They accuse the Authorities of accepting “the contempt for Spain, the humiliation of its symbols, the contempt for the King and the assaults on his effigy.”
“Along with permit violent pro-independence riots and coup plotters with a request for pardons for these convicted of sedition, in addition to granting favors to terrorists with the ensuing contempt for his or her victims, “skirting” present laws, “looking for” submission to the Government Energy of the Judiciary, together with the State Lawyer Normal, “and making an attempt to” impose a single thought »With legal guidelines such because the Democratic Reminiscence.
They add that «as troopers, who’re nonetheless within the scenario of retired, we hold lively the Oath that we soak up its day to ensure the sovereignty and independence of Spain and defend its integrity territorial and constitutional order, giving his life if crucial.
“Though by age we can’t train our vocation as troopers in Models, we have now recovered the basic rights that we voluntarily renounced once we embraced the Arms race. Amongst them, the liberty of opinion and expression that enables us to signal this declaration, which warns of the dangers to which these accountable for directing the way forward for Spain are subjecting our nation “, argues the manifesto.
The signatories reiterate their loyalty to the king because the supreme command of the armed forces.