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Dems Urge Admin to Probe Honduran Abuses

HeadlineMar 05, 2010

Clinton’s comments come as a group of nine congressional Democrats have written a letter urging her to “fully investigate reports of severe human rights abuses in Honduras.” The Members of Congress say that the US “must make it clear that the ongoing intimidation and persecution of activists and dissidents is unacceptable.” This week, Human Rights Watch warned attacks on anti-coup activists are increasing, with at least three killings and eight jailings over the past month.

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