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Zapatista rebels vow opposition to Mexico's new president

Jan 01, 2019 - Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's leftist Zapatista movement is continuing its aggressive criticism of the country's new president, accusing Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of dishonesty and vowing to confront him.

Zapatista spokesman Subcomandante Moises reiterated the group's opposition to some of Lopez Obrador's big projects such as the "Maya Train," which would run in part between the beach resorts of Cancun and the Palenque ruins.

The criticisms came as the Zapatistas celebrated the 25th ...