Porfirio “Pepe” Lobo Elected President of Honduras

The honduran elections held on the last sunday of November as specified in the electoral law, came and went in civic order. Hondurans visted their poll stations in droves and voted for their new public officials. Voter turnout is estimated at over 70%. When Manuel Zelaya was elected president, only 54% of registered voters participated. […]
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Shannon US Dept of State: Decision on Zelaya’s Reinstatement Must be Respected

Thomas A. Shannon Jr., Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, stated yesterday, that the agreement signed in Honduras by both parties representing Manuel Zelaya Rosales and Roberto Micheletti states that the decision made by Congress must be respected by both sides. Shannon reiterated that the United States and the International community […]
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Honduras’ 8 Point Accord, Zelaya in Hands of Congress

Honduras’ 8 Point Accord, Zelaya in Hands of Congress The accord ex president Zelaya’s and president Micheletti’s sides will sign tonight, contemplates Zelaya’s restitution will be considered by the Honduran Congress after consultation with the Honduran Supreme Court. The agreement is comprised of 8 points which are: 1. Creation of a unity and reconciliation government. […]
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Political Crisis in Honduras Comes to An End, Deal Reached

A deal was reached between the sides representing President Roberto Micheletti and ex President Manuel Zelaya Rosales. After 4 months of the presidential succession in Honduras, which has been denounced around the world as a military coup in which Manuel Zelaya was removed from office and later expelled to Costa Rica, a deal has been […]
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US insists on a solution that restores Zelaya to power against the Honduran Constitution

Iam Kelly, spokesman for the United States Department of State, said in the latest press briefing held on October23, that the United States is eager to find a solution to the ongoing conflict and try and reach a solution that restores the democratically elected president to power. According to legal and political experts in Honduran […]
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Ousted Honduran Leader Accused of Theft

Probe launched after foes say president stole from government By Sara A. Carter (Contact) Please read the whole story at the Washington Times. http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jul/22/zelaya-accused-of-cash-withdrawal/ These guys are beginning to do investigative work. This is just one of the many corruption acts commited by the previous honduran government led by Manuel Zelaya Rosales. Another corruption act […]
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A New Beginning in Honduras After Mel Legally Removed

After the lawful removal of Manuel Zelaya Rosales, Honduras is at the doors of a new and promising future. Manuel Zelaya Rosales was removed from office under a court order issued by the Honduran Supreme Court and executed by civil authorities with support from the military. A new president has been elected, Roberto Michelleti Bain, […]
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Wave of Job losses Hits Honduras

A wave of job losses has swept the country. The Honduran Work Ministry has been swamped with people who’s companies have fired them because they cannot pay the new minimum wage one sidedly authorized by the Honduran president Jose Manuel Zelaya Rosales. Many of the people there are carrying official notifications from their companies, that due to […]
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