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Under Secretary Lago to Lead Trade Mission to Central America

WASHINGTON – Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Marisa Lago will lead a trade mission of 32 U.S. companies to Central America from August 18-22 to promote U.S. exports in the region and strengthen bilateral commercial relations. The Central America Trade Mission and Business Conference will bring together U.S. businesses with pre-screened distributors, sales ...
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Remarks from Ambassador Laura F. Dogu at OP HEART Closing Ceremony

We learned about the case of an elderly woman with a hip fracture, without relatives and without financial resources to buy a plate to repair her hip bone. The HEART team purchased a plate, through U.S. Southern Command Overseas Humanitarian and Civic Aid funds, and HEART orthopedic surgeons along with a Honduran orthopedic doctor were ...
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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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