United States considers "unacceptable" the kidnapping of four Americans in Mexico, two of whom were found deadand wants that "justice be done"said the White House Homeland Security spokesman on Tuesday, John Kirby.
"We will work closely with the Mexican government to ensure that justice is done in this case."Kirby told reporters.
the americans They were kidnapped after crossing the border last Friday to buy medicine, according to Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
The four Americans crossed into the northeastern Mexican border city of Matamoros on Friday, according to the US Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Unidentified gunmen they were shot and kidnapped. Two were found dead and of the remaining two, one is wounded, according to Mexican authorities.
Kirby said that The United States does not know all the details.
"Right now, our focus is squarely on these four Americans and the families that have been affected by the attack."said.
"We don’t have these four Americans back in their homeland. And really right now we’re focused on it"said.