By Milagro Orellana
In order to respond to the recent twitter messages published by the new Salvadoran ambassador to the United States, Milena Mayorga, where he mentions the “repatriation” of the salvadorans, TPS families of the day “On the road to justice”, junto a SARCO (Salvadorans residing in Colorado) they called her to a virtual meeting.
After the position issued via Twitter, The National TPS Alliance responded with a letter asking him to clarify his position on TPS families in the North American country..
“The meeting, although very brief, allowed us to reaffirm our position in the letter and gave the ambassador the opportunity to clarify her statements that she had made through twitter, stating that it was not referring to the repatriation of Salvadorans benefiting from TPS, who will continue to support our fight for permanent residency, and that he would try to meet us as soon as possible.”, Claudia Laínez expressed, regional beneficiary and organizer for the TPS National Alliance.
After making the position clear to the Ambassador, The Tepesians also took the opportunity to make various demands on him, between them “including an invitation for a larger meeting; without any intermediary, between the ambassador and the members of the National TPS Alliance so that the ambassador can understand the frustrations of the TPS community who intend to continue their struggle to remain in the United States. Both, We ask the ambassador to join other Salvadoran politicians of all party affiliations to accompany the TPS community and lobby with us in congress. ", he said, Lainez.
For the moment, the caravan that left for Washington carries 14 days, which have marked the constant struggle, work and perseverance in pursuit of legal status in the United States.