29 January, 2023

Mexico confirms repatriation of Salvadorans died in Rio Bravo

Photo: tamaulipas.gob.mx
By Yaneth Estrada

Enrique Maciel, Tamaulipeco regional delegate of the Institute of Migrants confirmed the return of the bodies of Oscar Ramirez and her daughter Valeria Salvadoran authorities.

Maciel said the Salvadoran Foreign Ministry hired a funeral home in the neighboring northern state of Nuevo Leon. "The bodies will be delivered to them. They will travel from Tamaulipas to Nuevo León and today by air they will go to El Salvador ", He said.

In El Salvador, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Alexandra Hill Tinoco confirmed that she met yesterday with relatives of Óscar Ramírez, Salvadoran migrant who died with his daughter while trying to cross the Rio Grande, in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, The last Sunday.

At this time, the family is waiting for an official confirmation of the arrival of the bodies at the Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport.