Radio Progreso has reported that Carlos Meija, a member of its staff, was murdered last night in El Progreso, Honduras. In 2009, Carlos had received precautionary measures from the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights due to threats that he had received.
Peaceful resistance continues, in Honduras, to the imposition of "economic development" projects, in the face of on-going repression by the military-back regime that is supported by U.S. and Canadian governments.
Honduras - Indigenous Tolupan land defenders from the San Francisco de Locomapa tribe have once again been the targets of threats, despite precautionary measures issued by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.
Carta a: SEPREM, Secretaria Presidencial de la Mujer, Guatemala; De: Bufete de abogados Canadienses “Klippensteins Barristers and Solicitors”.
Letter to:SEPREM (Secretaria Presidencial de la Mujer), Guatemala, from:Klippensteins Barristers and Solicitors, Canada