URGENT: Comrade injured by blast (Mexico)
Two explosions in different parts of the south of Mexico City happened in the night hours. The first at 501 Picacho Ajusco, corner of Cartos (Ampliación Miguel Hidalgo neighborhood). An homemade explosive device went off at 11:37 PM Tuesday June 26 in a payment area of the Federal Commission of Electricity (CFE). The ceiling, furniture and windows were broken, and an ATM was damaged.
At 12:40 AM today (June 27), at the corner of Vicente Guerrero and Londres in the Carmen neighborhood, the compañero Mario Antonio López Fernández, 27 years old, was wounded when an incendiary device exploded on him. The compa sustained serious burns on his stomach and arms.
According to “official” versions, the devices ignited inside of the backpack in which he was transporting them. Then the subject received first aid then was transferred in an ambulance with police custody to the Rubén Leñero Hospital.
In Mario’s backpack they found another explosive device that was brought to the “Piraña Base” to be deactivated.
We are updating the situation of the compa according to learning of new details.
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