Timerman accepted Hugo Merlo’s resignation
Argentina, September 8, 2013
Today, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported that “Timerman accepted the resignation of Hugo Merlo in his temporary charge” and added “after complaints by some stewards of the ministry”.
For his part, Foreign Minister Hector Timerman, ordered an investigation and the opening of administrative proceedings to determine the veracity of the allegations of abuse of authority and discrimination, along with the determination of the relevant legal actions.
“Foreign Minister Hector Timerman will meet again this week, with all the unions represented in the Ministry to continue the implementation of the necessary measures to prevent the occurrence of events that injure the dignity of workers in particular and human beings in general” concluded the statement.