November of 2000.
To the National and International Press:
FIRST - The Zapatista Army of National Liberation will publicly state its position regarding the new federal government, headed by Senor Vicente Fox, and regarding the current situation of the war in the Mexican Southeast.
SECOND - For such purpose, the EZLN is calling a press conference for December 2, 2000, in the indigenous community of La Realidad, municipality of San Pedro de Michoaca'n, Chiapas, at 4:00 PM.
THIRD - In order to gain access to the site of the press conference, communication workers will not need any special accreditation. Identification from the media for which they work will be sufficient.
FOURTH - Police officers disguised as journalists may not enter, nor, by decision of the community, may those from the television station which destroys indigenous schools with their helicopters.
DEMOCRACY, LIBERTY, JUSTICE!
>From the mountains of the Mexican Southeast,
By the Clandestine Revolutionary Indigenous Committee
- General Command of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation.
Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos.
Mexico, November of 2000