Salvador Nasralla

Repression Against Honduran Opposition Intensifies

transcript<p>GREG WILPERT: Welcome to The Real News Network. I'm Gregory Wilpert coming to you from Quito, Ecuador. Last Friday, over 200 people were …

Liberal View

Honduras’s president suspiciously reversed a loss. Then the U.S. congratulated him.

AS IN much of the rest of the world, democracy is on the defensive in Latin America, in part because it has few principled defenders. A simple comparison of two ongoing political crises, in Venezuela and Honduras, illustrates the problem. After Venezuela’s populist anti-American government rigged …

Opinion

Hondurans protest against 'fraudulent' election

Violent protests have once again rocked the Honduran capital following the controversial re-election of incumbent President Juan Orlando Hernandez.<p>The Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship claims the ballot was fraudulent. It has urged people to take to the streets and has called for a …

Elections

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean published in the …

Latin America

Trump Tweets about Iran but Stays Silent on Honduras. Here’s Why.

×<p>Jeff Abbott<p>Protesters stand off with soldiers armed in riot gear in the neighborhood of Villanueva in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, December 15, 2017. …

Liberal View

US Support For Honduras Election: Another Front In New Cold War

Dissenter FeaturedFeaturesLatest NewsThe Dissenter<p>08 Jan 2018<p>0<p>A demonstrator holds a sign recognizing Berta Cáceres at a rally in New York City for …

Nicolás Maduro

Honduras: Thousands march against re-election of President Juan Orlando Hernandez | News | DW | 07.01.2018

Protesters have called for opposition leader Salvador Nasralla to be recognized as the legitimate president-elect. President Hernandez won …

Bid to annul Honduran president's re election rejected

A voting ballot is pictured during the presidential election in a public school, used as a polling station in Tegucigalpa, Honduras November 26, …

News (South Africa)

Thousands march against election result in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — Thousands of demonstrators led by opposition leader Salvador Nasralla gathered in Honduras’ second-largest city Saturday to protest the re-election of President Juan Orlando Hernandez in a vote they say was fraudulent.<p>“We will not stop until Hernandez says he’s leaving,” …

San Pedro Sula

Tweeting Away Friends and Allies

Delegates to the UN are generally referred to as diplomats. But, in the wake of the vote condemning the U.S. decision on Jerusalem, one has to …

Nikki Haley

Honduras's government says the country's murder rate fell by more than 25% in 2017

TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - Honduras' murder rate fell by more than a quarter in 2017 to 42.8 killings per 100,000 people, the security ministry said on Tuesday, attributing the decline to a government onslaught against drug traffickers and gangs.<p>The Central American country, which has been engulfed in …

Latin America

US silent as Honduras protesters killed in post-election violence

US aid to security forces totals $114m since 2009 but military police are accused over deaths of 21 claiming vote fraud by President Juan Orlando Hernández<p>Tinsel and colored lights still adorn many houses in Choloma, a gritty manufacturing town near the Caribbean coast of Honduras, but at the home …

News

Hondurans Rally to Denounce Electoral Coup

In solidarity with their compatriots in Honduras, who have poured into the streets of this Central American country in their hundreds of thousands, …

Honduras opposition calls for month of protests against president

Opposition candidate Salvador Nasralla looks on during a news conference in Tegucigalpa, Honduras January 2, 2018. Photo: Reuters<p>TEGUCIGALPA - …

Latin America

In Little Honduras a Loyal U.S. Client, and Tyrant, Backed by Trump and the Bananan Republicans

Rigged elections. Dead protesters. Why is Trump supporting such a bad guy in Honduras? (And why are the cartels so happy about the situation?)<p>CALI, …

Latin America

Dirty Elections in Honduras, With Washington’s Blessing

Soldiers marching in the middle of the road, bullets whizzing through the air, protesters running for cover through thick clouds of tear gas. …

Latin America

Trump Endorses Criminal Conspiracy to Crush Honduras Vote

Honduras is bleeding now, and Honduran blood runs from the hands of President Trump and Gen. John Kelly, long a vicar of American violence enforcing …

Liberal View

Guatemala and Honduras sided with Trump on Jerusalem. Here’s why.

MEXICO CITY — Amid the roar of condemnation over the Trump administration’s stance on Jerusalem, there were bleats of support from far-flung corners of the world.<p>In the vote at the United Nations last week on whether to condemn the decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Micronesia …

World News

US backs questionable election in Honduras, supports dictatorship, opposition says

Supporters of Libre Alliance presidential candidate Salvador Nasralla kneel in prayer during a protest outside the National Institute of Professional …

Latin America

About that stolen election in Honduras

The US is keen to keep the oligarchy in power<p>"The people are calling it a fraudulent and stolen election", said Dr. Luther Castillo Harry, when I asked him about the late November election in Honduras. Castillo Harry, who was the National Commissioner of Ministry of Health in the Honduras, looks …

U.S. Politics

International Community Remains Split Over Fraudulent Honduran Election As Protests Continue

×<p>Jeff Abbott<p>A protester walks by a barricade of burning tires in the neighborhood of Villanueva in Tegucigalpa, Honduras on December 15, 2017.<p>The …

Liberal View

Populism Looms Over Latin America's Election Year

In 2018, nearly two out of every three Latin Americans will head to the polls to elect new leaders, and the fight against corruption will be high on …

Latin America

Is the U.S. Losing Its Clout?

Ambassador Nikki Haley visit June 2017<br>(Image by U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Delegates to the UN are generally …

Liberal View

Whether or Not the Presidents Change, the Generals Remain Connected

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández speaking on October 16, 2014. (Photo: PresidenciaRD)Journalism with real independence and integrity is a …

Liberal View

US Backs Re-Election of Honduran President Despite Vote Controversy

<b>Washington/Tegucigalpa:</b> The US on Friday backed the re-election of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez despite widespread misgivings about the …

Heather Nauert

Guilty of Imperial Misconduct: Poor, Abused Honduras; Groped Again

<i>"Mr. Hernández and his allies control the much-protested ballot-counting process, the election oversight commission, the army — which under Honduran</i> …

Liberal View

The Election Fraud in Honduras Follows Decades of Corruption Funded By the U.S. War on Drugs

On the night of December 2, 2017, a Honduran woman in the rural province of Olancho was protesting what she saw as a stolen election. The woman, …

Latin America

U.S. Spent Weeks Pressuring Honduras Opposition to End Protests Against Election Fraud

On Friday, the U.S. congratulated Juan Orlando Hernández on what it said was his reelection as president of Honduras. The U.S. State Department’s …

Election Fraud

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

Latin America

Honduras opposition’s Nasralla concedes defeat after US backs Hernández

Salvador Nasralla, the TV star turned politician who claims he rightfully won Honduras’ presidential elections last month, has given up his fight …

Latin America