December 12, 2022, 23:01 – Public News Service – OSN
accusation of organizing a rebellion against the backdrop of abuse of office by ex-the president Peru Pedro Castillo published a letter refusing to resign. He also called on the people of the country not to recognize the results of the upcoming elections. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
“I am writing to you to reiterate that I am unconditionally loyal to the popular and constitutional mandate that I have as president, and I will not resign or give up my high and sacred functions,” the news agency quotes an excerpt from the letter. signed by Castillo.
He called Vice-President of Peru Dina Boluarte, who took the post of head of state, “usurper”, and her speeches were “snot and saliva of right-wing putschists.”
Castillo demanded that he be released immediately and that a constituent assembly be held.
Earlier, the Public News Service reported that the Congress of Peru decided to deprive immunity previously ousted President Perdo Castillo.
The next step should be the opening of criminal prosecution against him. 67 Peruvian parliamentarians voted for the deprivation of Castillo’s privilege.