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Wednesday 24 May 2017

Honduras Builders Ask for Cement Price Reduction

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS- The union argues that a reduction in the price of gray cement would help revive...

Honduras, The Country That Hates Women

(Q24N) "Here in Honduras, women aren’t worth anything," said Teresa Muñoz, mother of murdered Miss Honduras beauty pageant...

Democracy Watchdog in Honduras Alleges Foul Play from Partido Nacional

During the presidential elections in Honduras on Sunday, national and international observers were met with intimidation from the...

Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador, US to Review Joint Plan

(Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Hugo Martinez, confirmed that representatives of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador will hold a...

Over 4,000 Hondurans Deported in 2016, Says Report

Q24N (Prensa Latina) Official statistics confirm today that Honduras received more than 4,000 nationals deported from the United...

Indigenous Hondurans Fight ‘Right-Wing Invaders’ Burning Crops

(Q24N) The Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras, COPINH, issued a statement on Thursday slamming...

Elections: Protests in Honduran Autonomous University

Students from the Honduran National Autonomous University (UNAH) protested because of the triumph of Juan Orlando Hernandez (National...

Over 10,000 Honduras Police Officers to be Assessed by Commission

(Prensa Latina) At least 10,000 officers will be assessed in the coming days as part of a police...

Gunmen kill prominent environmental activist in Honduras

(Q24N) An award-winning indigenous and environmental rights activist was shot and killed in Honduras, just days after she...

“Ready Your AK-47s”, Former Honduran President Zelaya to Supporters

Former president of Honduras and current congressman for the leftist Liberty and Refoundation Party (Libre), José Manuel Zelaya...

Murder Capital of the World: a Social History of Honduras

CENTRAL AMERICA (The Telegraph) -- When actor and investigative reporter Ross Kemp arrives on your doorstep wearing a...

Honduras Forced Liquidation of Banco Continental

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS - It has been announced that deposits up to $ 92,000 (L200,000) per person will...

More Than 200.000 Displaced Due to Violence in Honduras

(Prensa Latina) Over 200.000 Hondurans were forced to flee in this Central American country last year due to...

Number of Hondurans Displaced By Violence Close to 175,000

Q24N (Prensa Latina) Around 175,000 Hondurans have been displaced by violence recently in this country, said today the...

Bovine Rabies in Honduras

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS  -  Authorities at the Ministry of Health in Nicaragua have strengthened health checks at the...

Travel Alert Over Violence in Honduras

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS - The US Government has renewed its travel alert warning stating that the levels of...

Organized Crime the True Winner in Honduras Elections

What is the last thing a violence-wracked, corrupt Central American nation needs as it seeks to fight transnational...

Honduras: The Country that Kills its Prisoners – Part I

It seems the most violent country in the world also has the most violent prisons in the world....

Why is Honduras So Violent?

Q24N (Insightcrime.org) - Times are tough in Honduras. Worse, many of the country’s challenges are transnational in origin...

Honduras Expands Biomass Power

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS - Honduras has presented in the EIS for the expansion of a power plant based...

Honduras Mayor Accused of Leading Murderous Drug Running Gang

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS - Honduran authorities have detained a mayor who allegedly led a criminal organization dedicated to...

Is Honduras Militarizing its Prison System?

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS - Around 300 army reserve soldiers are being trained to serve as prison guards in...

Electoral Supreme Tribunal Calls to Vote with Dignity for Honduras

President of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE) of Honduras, David Matamoros, today called for a vote with dignity...

A Snapshot of Honduras’ Most Powerful Street Gangs

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS - Figures compiled by a Honduras newspaper provide an illustration of the strongholds and scale...

Honduras Progresses in Fight Against Women Trafficking

(Prensa Latina) Honduras made significant advances to fight women trafficking although there is still much to do, said...

Drug traffickers in Honduras displace indigenous people and destroy forests

CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS (Dialogo-americas) - Transnational drug trafficking organizations in Honduras - such as the Sinaloa Cartel and...

Northern Triangle: A Never-Ending Crisis?

(Q24N) For years, the set of countries known as the Northern Triangle –Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras– has...

Drug Trafficking Cooperation Between Honduras and the U.S. Proves Positive

(QCOSTARICA CENTRAL AMERICA NEWS) - Efforts by the country's Military and police to shut down drug trafficking routes...

Honduras: Alleged narco-trafficker Carlos Arnaldo Lobo arrested

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras – Carlos Arnaldo Lobo, a suspected Honduran drug lord wanted by the United States, was been...

Fracking, mining, murder: the killer agenda driving migration in Mexico and Central America

(Q24N) On January 19, Mexican indigenous activist Isidro Baldenegro López, who in 2005 won the Goldman Environmental Prize...

Ambulance Collision Kills 10 In Honduras (Photos)

TEGUCIGALPA - At least 10 people were killed, including two minors, when a fire department ambulance collided with...

Honduran Mayor Arrested for Killings

Q24N (Prensa Latina) Members of the Elements of the Honduran Technical Elements of Criminal Investigation Agency (ATIC) arrested...