TEGUCIGALPA, Dec 2 A Honduran court on Monday
handed down jail terms of up to five decades for seven men
convicted of the 2016 murder of indigenous activist Berta
Caceres, who led a battle against a major dam on the ancestral
lands of her Lenca tribe.
TEGUCIGALPA A Honduran court on Monday handed down jail terms of up to five decades for seven men convicted of the 2016 murder of indigenous activist Berta Caceres, who led a battle against a major dam on the ancestral lands of her Lenca tribe.
TEGUCIGALPA An alleged drug dealer with knowledge of drug shipments involving a brother of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez convicted this month for drug trafficking, was killed on Saturday in prison, his lawyer said.
TEGUCIGALPA Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez said on Thursday he had never intervened to protect anybody, after his brother was accused of smuggling tons of cocaine into the United States for years under Hernandez's protection.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras/MATAMOROS, Mexico When Delia Hernandez, 44, bade farewell on Aug. 1 to Idalia Herrera, 27, and nearly two-year-old Iker Cordova, she dreamed her daughter and grandson were fleeing the arid fields of southern Honduras for a bright new life in the United States, she said.
TEGUCIGALPA, Sept 19 Coffee exports from
Honduras are expected to fall in the next harvest, a senior
industry official said on Thursday, as lower bean prices in the
global market and climate change dented businesses across the
Central American country.
TEGUCIGALPA Honduran Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said on Tuesday that negotiations with the United States could make Cuban migrants passing through the Central American country seek refuge there.
TEGUCIGALPA Thousands of protesters took to the streets of the capital on Tuesday to urge Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez to step down, just days after he was forced to deny taking money from drug gangs to secure his election in 2013. | Video
TEGUCIGALPA At least 26 people died after a lobster-fishing boat capsized off the Atlantic coast of Honduras during poor weather conditions, an armed forces spokesman said on Wednesday, in one of the country's worst-ever accidents at sea.
LA COLONIA, Honduras/CAMOTAN, Guatemala Towards the end of 2018, Honduran coffee farmer Mario Lopez paid a human smuggler, or coyote, to take him to the United States in a bid to escape the economic ruin engulfing him at home.