The Mexican Foreign Ministry announced today the decision to extradite the so-called "Emilio", the Chilean citizen Raoul Julio Escobar Pobla, who was charged with abusing Senator Senator Jimmy Guzman's kidnapping of Christian Edwards And various offenses committed in the Aztec state.
"Today, Chilean National Raoul" N "announced within the Federal Center for Social Reading No. 12" CPS-GUANAJUATO ", with residence in the municipality of Ocampo, State of Guanajuato, the agreement whereby the Mexican government gives its extradition The International Court of Justice of the Republic of Chile, to be tried by the Supreme Court of the Supreme Court in Chile for the crime of the attack and as a result of the death of Senator Jaime Guzman Errázuriz, took place on 1 April 1991 in the city of Santiago, Reported the Aztec chancellor.
The decision of the Mexican authorities, which in the first case rejected extradition to Chile, was based on "the factual and legal considerations of the Special District Judge of the criminal criminal system of the Federal Criminal Criminal Court of the State of Guanajuato, who believed extradition was appropriate because the Chilean government met all the requirements Set forth in the extradition agreement signed by both countries on 2 October 1990. In addition, he noted that the human rights of the person being prosecuted were not violated at any time. "
Mexico and its Foreign Ministry announced that the Chilean government had committed itself and offered all guarantees, so that "the death penalty will not apply to the accused, as he has been revoked in that country, nor will he be sentenced to life imprisonment in accordance with what was agreed upon in the bilateral treaty" .
Contrary to what happened with the Front Ricardo Palma Salamanca, who received political asylum in France, Escobar Povelt would carry out his sentence in Chile.
"With such actions, the Mexican government clarifies the fulfillment of its international obligations in terms of criminal legal cooperation, in order to reduce the spaces that can create impunity for alleged offenders of criminal law," a statement by the Mexican chancellor.
The Italian Foreign Minister, Roberto Amparo, spoke through his Twitter account of his Aztec counterpart's decision in these terms:
With great satisfaction, the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports that Mexico has granted the extradition of Raul Escobar Pobla, a Chilean citizen who is undergoing proceedings in Chile over the death of Senator Jimmy Guzman Arazoriz. t.co/lXK67ffi9X
– Roberto Ampuero (@ Robertoampuero) November 26, 2018