Upon arrival at the airport Mexico City the mexican actor Eduardo Yanez gave his opinion about the current situation of Cuba, where since last July 11, citizens have demonstrated against the current government.
Yáñez said, apparently irritated, that what is happening in that country will be the same as what happens in the future in Mexico, because he considers that the president Andrés Manuel López Obrador he is a dictator.
“That awaits us in Mexico, just the same, we have a president who is a dictator, the same awaits us in Mexico,” said Yáñez.
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The actor of “Fake identity“He said he was not surprised by the protests in Cuba and considered that it should not be news because it is an event that commonly happens. However, this movement is an unprecedented event in decades of dictatorship on the island. The conflict has left until the at the moment hundreds of prisoners and wounded by the military repression.
“What I am saying is that it is not applauded that no town is like this, the truth is, they have been there for too many years. That country has always been like this, I don’t know what surprises them, why do they make it a topic now, why do people come out now? They have always come out, “he said.
In addition, the 60-year-old actor, who has previously shown his dissatisfaction with the government of AMLO noted that there is a sympathy with the president of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel because their mandates are similar.
“For 60 years Castro and his sons lasted in power and now this other guy and it doesn’t matter, those are the ones our president supports, those who starve the public, the people … and those who starve their people and they have them as slaves ”.
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Finally, he said that he has lost faith in the country’s authorities, who no longer support Mexican citizens as before.
“We can raise our voices and nobody has stopped what is happening here, we are no longer friends of the army, the Mexican people are already enemies of the army, it is no longer like before they stopped to see ‘hey your tire got flat, I take care of him, I am from the army, I am his servant ‘, no that is no longer the case. “