- 4 hours without power,
- No tv, no radio, no news.
The channel of government was conveying that the president had been imprisoned.
Then he stopped broadcasting, and all the radio and television channels left.
A few minutes later the air force planes made their foray.
11: 00 am. The supreme court of justice notified in a chain that the order to confiscate the ballot boxes had been sent.
11: 30 am. The Supreme Electoral Tribunal warned that it guaranteed elections for November of 2009
12: 35 The national congress read a written resignation from the president, saying he did it to maintain order. He notified that he accepted and delegated a commission to elaborate a project, and suspended the session for 10 minutes.
Internationally, there are confusing versions, because these models have not had the honor of formally communicating what is happening. Telesur is communicating that it is coup d'etat.
Apparently the letter of resignation is from the 25 of June.
12: 50 The president is notifying that he did not sign any waiver, which is a conspiracy.
Facebook seems to be the best means of gossip, as the media are more lost than usual
1: 00 pm, a downpour is falling in the style of La Mala Hora, the energy is not slow.
2: 25 pm, the congress accepted the resignation and as the rule of law says, the president of the congress takes over
The death of a deputy, a union leader who apparently opposed the arrest, is reported.
Then it is not a coup, which is constitutional succession because the president was acting outside the law.
Curfew, I'll be around ... as long as I do not get rid of the internet again.
thanks for waiting. There will be time to geofumar, with less pressure.
To read extremes:
The play is half chueca, there are many questions without answer from both ends that only history can clarify.