The President of Honduras, Xiomara Castro, announced the national security emergency from the Presidential House while launching the Integral Plan for the Treatment of Extortion and Related Crimes.Full Story
The U.S. Ambassador Laura Dogu is summoned by Honduran Foreign Ministry at noon [18:00 GMT] on October 31.Full Story
"The current world order is primarily responsible for this human tragedy," said Honduran President Xiomara Castro, referring to the issue of hunger at the United Nations World Food Forum.
Copeco maintains in Yellow Alert (second in danger level) the rest of the country, and warned about thunderstorms, rains and swells in the coast of the Caribbean Sea as well as in the Gulf of Fonseca.
The mayor of the capital of Honduras, Jorge Aldama, declared today a disaster area in a sector of this city due to several landslides and landslides caused by a geological fault activated by rains.
Honduran authorities said the Santa Barbara department was on yellow alert or surveillance with ten others in green attention, prevention for 48 hours.
Garífuna leaders of Honduras filed a legal appeal on Wednesday against the Attorney General, Oscar Chinchilla, due to the criminalization of the protests held on August 9 to demand answers to the disappearance of community members.
"The people who committed this murder are not rookies but trained people," Lobo said, basing his opinion on what the security videos recorded.
In the wake of the massacre of six gang members in a maximum-security prison in Honduras, the OHCHR requested "a prompt, impartial and thorough investigation."
Berta Caceres, killed in 2016, won the 2015 Goldman Prize for leading a campaign against the Energy Developments S.A. (DESA) company’s construction of the Agua Zarca dam on the Gualcarque River.
Several presidents of the region such as those of Bolivia and Mexico, as well as those of the CARICOM, have rejected the exclusion from the Summit and affirmed that they will not attend the event if some countries are excluded.