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Experts appointed to help with Ayotzinapa case will arrive in March

Natalia Gómez Quintero| El Universal
17:51Thursday 12 February 2015

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The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) appointed experts from Chile, Guatemala, Colombia and Spain.

The interdisciplinary group of experts appointed by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) will arrive the first week of March to help with the investigations of the student teachers of Ayotzinapa disappeared in Iguala, Guerrero since September 26. 

According to a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE), the final action plan to fulfill its mission in Mexico was established on Thursday.

The group of experts was appointed on January 16, 2015 and is composed of Francisco Cox (Chile), lawyer in constitutional law; Claudia Paz y Paz (Guatemala), lawyer specializing in criminal law and human rights; Ángela Buitrago (Colombia), lawyer specializing in criminal law and criminal sciences; Carlos Beristáin (Spain), physician and specialist in health education, and Alejandro Valencia Villa (Colombia), lawyer specialized in promoting and defending human rights and international humanitarian law.