The UNAM College of Sciences and Humanities (CCH) demanded the delivery of the South campus after this Saturday a group of people burned chairs and desks outside the premises.
In a statement, the CCH reported that “a group of hooded people who have the southwestern plank” removed some of the furniture and set them on fire at approximately 18:00.
To the CCH community
To the public: pic.twitter.com/1QsynwsBPa
— CCH UNAM (@CCHUNAM) May 24, 2020
The institution demanded the return of the CCH Sur “because the demands that gave rise to the student movement were the result of their opportunity, and there is no reason to withhold them illegally.”
According to the newspaper Reforma, to the campus that is Jardines del Pedregal, Coyoacán, some patrols and fire crews arrived, but did not intervene.
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Luis Aguilar Almazán, director of the campus, said he presented himself with university authorities, firefighters and policemen from Mexico City to try, without success, to contain the situation and dialogue with the couplers.
To the community, to public opinion…#CCHinforma #CCHcomunica #CCHSurinforma #CCHSurcomunica #LaUNAMnoseDetiene pic.twitter.com/cTsteMCMJD
— CCH Southern Officer (@cchsur_oficial) May 24, 2020
However, he said, “We couldn’t get close because the people who started the fire threw objects to prevent it. We do not know the reasons why they performed these vandalism.”
During the burning of furniture, the group of people also threw different objects at journalists present.
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