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Protesters block roads in Honduras as electoral crisis rumbles on

Soldiers remove a burning barricade settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Soldiers remove a burning barricade settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Soldiers remove a burning barricade settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Opposition supporters get ready to throw rocks toward police during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Opposition supporters get ready to throw rocks toward police during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Opposition supporters get ready to throw rocks toward police during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Military police remove a rock from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Military police remove a rock from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Military police remove a rock from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A masked opposition supporter stands in front of a burning barricade during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A masked opposition supporter stands in front of a burning barricade during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A masked opposition supporter stands in front of a burning barricade during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Police fire tear gas towards opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Police fire tear gas towards opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Police fire tear gas towards opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A hooded opposition supporter gestures during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A hooded opposition supporter gestures during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A hooded opposition supporter gestures during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A policeman reacts while removing a burning object from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A policeman reacts while removing a burning object from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A policeman reacts while removing a burning object from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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An opposition supporter throws a tear gas canister towards police during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

An opposition supporter throws a tear gas canister towards police during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

An opposition supporter throws a tear gas canister towards police during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A soldier inspects a military truck burnt during clashes between police and opposition supporters in a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A soldier inspects a military truck burnt during clashes between police and opposition supporters in a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A soldier inspects a military truck burnt during clashes between police and opposition supporters in a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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An opposition supporter holds a large Honduran official flag as he blocks a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

An opposition supporter holds a large Honduran official flag as he blocks a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

An opposition supporter holds a large Honduran official flag as he blocks a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Police remove burning tires from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Police remove burning tires from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Police remove burning tires from a barricade settled by opposition supporters to block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A soldier removes a burning tire settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A soldier removes a burning tire settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A soldier removes a burning tire settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A soldier removes a burning barricade settled to block a road by supporters of Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, during a protest over a contested presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A soldier removes a burning barricade settled to block a road by supporters of Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, during a protest over a contested presidential election in Tegucigalpa,...more

A soldier removes a burning barricade settled to block a road by supporters of Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, during a protest over a contested presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A supporter of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez gestures during a march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A supporter of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez gestures during a march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A supporter of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez gestures during a march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Opposition supporters block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Opposition supporters block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Opposition supporters block a road during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Soldiers push a garbage container settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Soldiers push a garbage container settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Soldiers push a garbage container settled to block a road by opposition supporters during a protest over a disputed presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez wave flags during a march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez wave flags during a march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez wave flags during a march in support of Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez yell toward supporters of Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, during a protest over a contested presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez yell toward supporters of Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, during a protest over a contested...more

Supporters of President and National Party presidential candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez yell toward supporters of Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, during a protest over a contested presidential election in Tegucigalpa, Honduras December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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