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Mexico: Protesters strip against government corruption

Mexico, Mexico City
August 29, 2015 at 08:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

Hundreds of protesters stripped off half-naked and danced in front of Mexican parliament to demonstrate against government corruption, in Mexico City, Saturday.

Dancing to cumbria and salsa music, protesters danced with pictures of National Action Party MP and lower house deputy Miguel Angel Yunes, who they accuse of stealing millions of pesos from when he was head of Mexico´s Security and Social Services for State workers (ISSSTE).

The protesters also believe that there were high levels of corruption when Yunes was the deputy secretary of Public Safety under the government of Vicente Fox back in 2005, and demanded that the politician undergo an in depth investigation.

The demonstration was organized by the 400 pueblos movement, an anti-corruption group based in Veracruz, which is largely populated by indigenous Nahua (Aztec) people.

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Hundreds of protesters stripped off half-naked and danced in front of Mexican parliament to demonstrate against government corruption, in Mexico City, Saturday.

Dancing to cumbria and salsa music, protesters danced with pictures of National Action Party MP and lower house deputy Miguel Angel Yunes, who they accuse of stealing millions of pesos from when he was head of Mexico´s Security and Social Services for State workers (ISSSTE).

The protesters also believe that there were high levels of corruption when Yunes was the deputy secretary of Public Safety under the government of Vicente Fox back in 2005, and demanded that the politician undergo an in depth investigation.

The demonstration was organized by the 400 pueblos movement, an anti-corruption group based in Veracruz, which is largely populated by indigenous Nahua (Aztec) people.

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