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Ambassador Laura F. Dogu’s Remarks on Human Rights Initiative Workshop

An Armed Forces mission that does not protect people’s human rights is not a successful mission. The Honduran Armed Forces understand this because between 1995 and 1997, they helped develop the Human Rights Initiative Consensus document. Mr. Minister of Defense, José Manuel Zelaya Rosales; Minister of Human Rights, Natalie Roque Sandoval; Chief of the Hoduran ...
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Demonstration Alert: Transportation Protest August 1, 2022

Location: Honduras, Tegucigalpa Event: The U.S. Embassy has received notice of several demonstrations throughout the country affecting traffic on major highways.  In particular, multiple sections of CA-5 are likely to be blocked. CA-5 Siguatepeque: Protest from local taxi drivers demanding road repairs. CA-5 (KM 15) is being blocked. CA-5 Comayagua (La Curva bridge): Protest from ...
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Ambassador Laura F. Dogu’s Remarks at the Launch of “Atención y Prevención Innovadora de la Migración Irregular en Países del Triángulo Norte”

We want to avoid another tragedy like the one that occurred in San Antonio, Texas when some Hondurans searching for the American dream found a nightmare. We don’t want more deaths! And that is why, we are committed to supporting initiatives that offer Hondurans opportunities for development in their country. This is crucial so that ...
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Ambassador Laura F. Dogu’s Remarks at the World Trafficking in Person’s Awareness Day Commemoration

I want to share the story of 3 young Honduran women, single mothers, unemployed, with family problems from the city of Amapala. They were victims of a false job offer by a Honduran, who offered them a job cleaning houses and in a restaurant. However, when they showed up to work, the individual kidnapped them ...
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Ambassador Cindy McCain Announces U.S. Assistance to Alleviate the Rising Global Cost of Fertilizer

PRESS STATEMENT Ambassador Cindy H. McCain U.S. Mission to the UN Food and Agriculture Agencies in Rome July 27, 2022 U.S. Government Assistance to Alleviate the Rising Global Cost of Fertilizer We are facing an unparalleled global food crisis.  The ongoing pandemic, climate change, conflicts, and now Russia’s illegal war in Ukraine have put an ...
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