Mother of Yahaira Guadalupe who was taken from her home in Tlacolula de Matamoros, Oaxaca, by an armed group on April 13th, 2011. Witnesses say that when she was disappeared, Yaharia passed out because of an assault weapon.
“After this demand, I heard the statements of some of the criminals involved in my daughter’s disappearance. They gave all the details about how they had forced my daughter out of her house with the support of civilian and military authorities, and how they tortured, raped and decapitated her, even when they knew she was only an innocent young 19 year old girl. For them, her only crime was that she was from the state of Michoacan”.