The security ministry has authorized the security forces to use G20 firearms, but have never published the resolution in the Official Gazette.
November 29, 2018
The Minister of Security, Patricia Burich, authorized the security forces to use firearms within The G20 summitwhich will be held this Friday and Saturday in Costa Salgero.
Through Resolution 2018-956 APN-MSG official person approve the use of firearms, which could be used in the possible repression of protesters who will mobilize against the leaders' summit.
As reported by the Ministry of Security yes The Destape, a measure of the use of firearms by the federal forces "is already in force and its application is foreseen for situations of imminent threat of attack with lethal weapons against the figures of the present leaders in Argentina during the G20 summit. "The same source explained that the regulations were approved by the guards of foreign leaders.
Journalist Martin Suarez said security sources could not respond without abolishing the resolution after the G20 ended, and the November 27 resolution was never published in the Official Gazette.
In this framework, Social organizations announced they will mobilize this Friday from San Juan and de Julio to Congress, despite warnings from the national government.