August 2015 Honduras Coup Update

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August 2015 Honduras Coup Update

Cases of persecution in August 2015

Attacks against the fire torch movement; one youth killed, protests violently repressed, and a doctor and politician receives death threat for supporting the marches.

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April 2015 Honduras Coup update


April 2015 Honduras coup update


News of political persecution from April 2015


Stabbed to death – partner of Tolupán community leader who defends territory against mines.


February 2015 Honduras coup update




February 2015 Honduras coup update


Political persecution in February 2015


Police kidnapping in the context of a struggle against hydroelectricity dam


December 2014 Honduras coup news summary


December 2014, Honduras coup news summary


Known political persecution in January 2014


Zacate Grande: community radio journalist and human rights defender attempted against and stabbed


November 2014 Honduras coup update

November 2014 Honduras coup update



A long-threatened organised farmer is now added to the list of over 130 organised farmers assassinated since the coup, as is the 14 year old daughter of Globo Radio/TV journalist in the context of having a long list of journalists assassinated since the coup, UNAH uni students are told that protesting on campus is now illegal, and 2000 electricity workers are fired by the Honduran state as they take the street.



October 2014 – Honduras Coup Update


October 2014 – Honduras Coup Update

Political Persecution summary from October 2014

Rio Blanco dam resistance – youth disappeared and killed

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