Honduras Accompaniment Project Honduras Accompaniment Project works to accompany the nonviolent social movement in Honduras in the face of the repression begun by the coup.

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After one week of accompanying Honduran human rights organizations and social movements, the Quixote Center Emergency Delegation of Solidarity, Accompaniment and Witness prepared a letter outlining violations of human rights that urgently need to be addressed.  Today, these concerns were...
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Yesterday (Thursday), part of our delegation traveled to the department of Olancho, where we met with David Murillo, the father of a young boy, Isis Obed Murillo Mencias, who was shot in the head at the airport the day President Zelaya tried to return to the country in a plane. We visited David in...
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Ambassador Llorens, We have compiled this report of human rights abuses committed by the Honduran police and military against civilians.  We will be disseminating this information internationally, and would like to be able to include a response from the U.S. Embassy, particularly a response...
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Tegucigalpa 7 de agosto 2009 Abogado Luis Alberto Rubi Fiscal General Su despacho
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This morning (Wednesday), after preparing our letter to Ambassador Llorens, we rushed off to the US Embassy for a meeting.   After a wait, we were greeted by Mike Gorman, the person responsible for ‘human rights’.   He was very courteous, but unfortunately used the...