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In Memory of Mexican Tourists Killed in Egypt

 
 
In Memory of Mexican Tourists Killed in Egypt Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 7, 2018
1. In Memory of Mexican Tourists Killed in Egypt Marker
Inscription.  
En memoria de los turistas jaliscienses
fallecidos en el ataque militar del 13 de septiembre de 2015

en Bahariya, Guiza, Egipto:

Rafael J. Bejarano Rangel ∙ Lilia Gabriela Chávez Pelayo ∙ María Elena Cruz Muñoz ∙ María de Lourdes Fernández Rubio ∙ Israel González Delgadillo ∙ Vanessa Ramírez Letechipía ∙ María Enriqueta Rojas Tecalco ∙ Luis Barajas Fernández

El Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco; la Sección Especializada de Agencias de Viaje de la
Cámara de Comercio, Servicios y Turismo de Guadalajara (CANACO);
y la Oficina de Visitantes y Convenciones de Guadalajara.
Guadalajara, Jalisco a 13 de septiembre de 2017

English translation:
In memory of the tourists from Jalisco who died in the military attack of September 13, 2015 in Bahariya, Guiza, Egypt:

Rafael J. Bejarano Rangel: Lilia Gabriela Chávez Pelayo: María Elena Cruz Muñoz ∙ María de Lourdes Fernández Rubio ∙ Israel González Delgadillo ∙ Vanessa Ramírez Letechipía ∙ María Enriqueta Rojas Tecalco ∙ Luis
In Memory of Mexican Tourists Killed in Egypt Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 7, 2018
2. In Memory of Mexican Tourists Killed in Egypt Marker
The marker is partially blocked by a tree, to the right of the entrance to the building seen here.
Barajas Fernández

The Government of the State of Jalisco; the Specialized Section of Travel Agencies of the Chamber of Commerce, Services and Tourism of Guadalajara (CANACO);
and the Visitors and Conventions Office of Guadalajara.
Guadalajara, Jalisco on September 13, 2017

 
Erected 2017 by el Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco.
 
Location. 20° 40.606′ N, 103° 20.585′ W. Marker is in Guadalajara, Jalisco, in Municipality of Guadalajara. Marker is on Paseo Hospicio just east of Paseo Collado, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The Paseo Hospicio is pedestrian-only. Marker is in this post office area: Guadalajara, Jalisco 44100, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beatriz Hernández (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Naming of the City of Guadalajara (about 120 meters away); Temple of Saint Mary of Grace (about 150 meters away); The First City Councils of Guadalajara (about 150 meters away); The Church of San Miguel (about 150 meters away); The Plaza of Saint Augustine (about 180 meters away); Temple of Saint Augustine (about 180 meters away); House of Pedro Gómez Maraver (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guadalajara.
 
Regarding In Memory of Mexican Tourists Killed in Egypt. On September 13, 2015 a group of 14 Mexican tourists were mistakenly attacked by Egyptian Security Forces while they were on holiday in Egypt's Western Desert. Egyptian officials said security forces mistook the tourists for terrorists. During the attack, eight Mexican nationals were killed and six were injured. Mexico's government condemned the incident, calling for an exhaustive investigation of the incident. Mexico's Foreign Minister, Claudia Ruiz Massieu, stated that they will not sever diplomatic relations with Egypt.
 
Categories. DisastersWars, Non-US
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 3, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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