Honduran police turn a blind eye to s...

Honduran police turn a blind eye to soaring number of 'femicides'

There are 1 comment on the Guardian Unlimited story from May 28, 2011, titled Honduran police turn a blind eye to soaring number of 'femicides'. In it, Guardian Unlimited reports that:

Women are being murdered at the rate of one a day, yet a report by Oxfam accuses the police of 'systematic indifference' The body count has continued to rise since a 2009 candlelit vigil outside the National Congress in Tegucigalpa to mark International No Violence against Women Day.

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rebecca de la cruz

Houston, TX

#1 May 29, 2011
first of all this sucks who would wanna go vacation over there in honduras if crime is that bad to actually murder women thats shit is just crazy i dnt think all parts of honduras is that bad but who knows tell me what u think.... i was thinking about traveling there and part of me tells me not to go. what to do?

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