Honduras

  • Honduran minority fears for survival after leaders abducted
    BOGOTA, July 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation): There has been no word of the five Black Honduran indigenous men who two weeks ago were abducted at gunpoint from their homes in a coastal fishing village and then bundled into cars. The disappearance of the Garifuna leaders from the northern town of Triunfo de la Cruz is just the latest example of the dangers faced by indigenous activists in their decades-long struggle over their ancestral lands, rights advocates say. "We k