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Honduran Indigenous Environmentalist Félix Vásquez Assassinated in Front of Family

HeadlineDec 29, 2020

In news from Honduras, the Indigenous environmental activist Félix Vásquez was assassinated Saturday by armed, masked men in front of his family. Vásquez was a member of the Indigenous Lenca community and was planning to run for Congress in 2021. His killing comes four-and-a-half years after the assassination of Berta Cáceres, who was also a Lenca leader.

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