To the People of Mexico:
To the Peoples and Governments of the World:
To the National Indigenous Congress:
Brothers and Sisters:
The EZLN is releasing publicly the first information about its delegation's trip to the Federal District:
First. - The zapatista delegation will leave from San Cristo'bal de Las Casas, Chiapas, on February 25, 2001. The trip will be made by land.
Second. - During its travels to Mexico City, the zapatista delegation will cross through the lands of the states of Chiapas, Oaxaca, Puebla, Veracruz, Tlaxcala, Hidalgo, Quere'taro, Michoaca'n, the State of Mexico and Morelos.
Third. - During the journey, the zapatista delegation will make a stop at the place, and on the date on which, the Third National Indigenous Congress is being held, in order to participate in their work.
Fourth. - During the journey, the zapatista delegation will hold joint events with the CNI and civil society. The programs will be made public in due time.
Fifth. - The EZLN calculates that its delegation will arrive in Mexico City on March 6, 2001.
Sixth. - The EZLN will shortly be announcing more details of this mobilization, such as: the geographic points of the trip, places where it will be spending the night and joint activities with the CNI and civil society.
>From the mountains of the Mexican Southeast.
Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos.
January of 2001.
Originally published in Spanish by the EZLN
Translated by irlandesa