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News and Analysis

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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...
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The situation here continues to deteriorate. For the last week nearly every day there have been reports of police and military attacking unarmed protesters. Our delegation just returned from San Pedro Sula, where there was an unprovoked attack on a peaceful march on Monday.
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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...