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  1. When We Told Trump To Be A Uniter And Not A Divider, We Didn't Mean ThisRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Patterico

    ... wider consensus over regional disputes. In 2009, after the Honduran military removed the leftist president Manuel Zelaya from power in a midnight coup, the United States joined other countries in trying to broker - albeit unsuccessfully - a deal for ...

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  2. When We Told Trump to Be a Uniter and Not a Divider, We Didn't Mean ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | RedState

    ... wider consensus over regional disputes. In 2009, after the Honduran military removed the leftist president Manuel Zelaya from power in a midnight coup, the United States joined other countries in trying to broker - albeit unsuccessfully - a deal for ...

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  3. Trump's Threat Against Maduro Unites Latin America, Against U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The New York Times

    ... wider consensus over regional disputes. In 2009, after the Honduran military removed the leftist president Manuel Zelaya from power in a midnight coup, the United States joined other countries in trying to broker - albeit unsuccessfully - a deal for ...

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  4. Sphere of influence: How American libertarians are remaking Latin American politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Rational Review

    "A rightward shift is afoot in Latin American politics. Triumphant socialist governments had once swept the region for much of the 21st century - from Argentina's Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to land reform populist Manuel Zelaya in Honduras - championing new programs for the poor, nationalizing businesses, and challenging U.S. dominance in hemispheric affairs.

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  5. RExxon Tillerson's Petro-Imperially Perfect Regime Change ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Counterpunch

    ... the Honduran business and military elite carry out a coup against Honduras' democratically elected president Manuel Zelaya. Zelaya had angered Washington by joining with Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador in advocating social democratic reforms and ...

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  6. Ex-Honduras official pleads guilty in US to money launderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | New Jersey Herald

    A wealthy former government official in Honduras has pleaded guilty in New York to laundering money for a violent drug-trafficking ring. Yani Rosenthal, who served in the cabinet of ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya in 2006 and 2007, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Manhattan federal court.

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  7. Honduran politician pleads guilty to U.S. money laundering chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Reuters

    ... three months, and five years three months. In addition to serving in the cabinet of former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya in 2006 and 2007, Rosenthal was a member of the nation's legislature between 2010 and 2014, and ran for president in 2009 and ...

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  8. .com | Would impeaching Trump restore the rule of law? Lessons from Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | News24

    ... with a government agency. Take an older example, from Honduras. The military coup against Honduran President Manuel Zelaya in 2009 was authorized by that country's Supreme Court and was backed by the majority of its Congress . The Honduran Supreme ...

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  9. Impeaching Trump wouldn't help restore the rule of lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... with a government agency. Take an older example, from Honduras. The military coup against Honduran President Manuel Zelaya in 2009 was authorized by that country's Supreme Court and was backed by the majority of its Congress . The Honduran Supreme ...

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  10. Roque Martinez Ramos's father, sister, and mother at their home in the Lower Aguan Valley, HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Sierra

    ... owned by small palm oil businesses and cooperatives set up in the 1980s. In early June 2009, then-president Manuel Zelaya told the campesinos that the government would purchase the land and sign it over to them. Days later, Zelaya was deposed in a ...

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  11. Honduran president favoured to win November election - pollRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... Court overturned the ban in 2015. The ruling came six years after a military coup in ousted leftist president Manuel Zelaya following his own efforts to reverse the re-election ban via referendum. Manuel Zelaya's wife, Xiomara Castro, of the leftist ...

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  12. Honduran president favoured to win November election - pollRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Court overturned the ban in 2015. The ruling came six years after a military coup in ousted leftist president Manuel Zelaya following his own efforts to reverse the re-election ban via referendum. Manuel Zelaya's wife, Xiomara Castro, of the leftist ...

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  13. Cubazuela: Cuba's meddling and takeover of Venezuela a threat to security in the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Babalu Blog

    ... with other anti-American ones. In reality, the battle to re-elect - contravening the Constitution - Manuel Zelaya was a clash between cartels over the control of Honduras for drug trafficking to the US. The expulsion of the DEA from Bolivia - as ...

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  14. 5 lessons from former presidents on making good decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Washington Post

    ... or not. I signed a free-trade agreement with China and never asked Costa Ricans if they agreed." Similarly, Manuel Zelaya, Honduras's president from 2006 to 2009, stated, "I act according to my beliefs." And Ecuador's president from 1996 to 1997, ...

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  15. Our elections are being hacked - by DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | American Thinker

    ... that, in Honduras, the Obama administration had actively supported the return to power of a former president, Manuel Zelaya, who had previously attempted to seize all power for himself . Zelaya had been forcibly removed from office for that, ...

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  16. Commentary: A labyrinth of deception: Secretary Clinton and the Honduras coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... from Gen. Romeo Vsquez Velsquez initiated a shootout with the Presidential Honor Guard. Honduras's President Manuel Zelaya was then dragged in his pajamas onto a plane at gunpoint and left on the tarmac in San Jos, Costa Rica. Foreign Minister ...

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  17. Eight years after a coup, a heated election in HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Economist

    IN THE early hours of June 28th 2009 a unit of the Honduran army stormed the house of the president, Manuel Zelaya, disarmed his guard and spirited him onto a plane bound for Costa Rica. The army sent tanks onto the streets, silenced radio and television stations and cut off electricity and water to parts of Tegucigalpa, the capital.

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  18. Commentary: Post-coup militarization in HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Alex Rawley Research Associate at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs On the morning of June 28, 2009, military officials forced then-president of Honduras, Manuel Zelaya, into exile on a plane bound for Costa Rica. Shortly after, Robert Micheletti, president of the National Congress, was sworn in as president, stating, "I am not going to step aside, nor am I going to ask permission to step aside temporarily, that is not possible I will watch the passage of power from the Casa de Gobierno and in the moment in which Porfirio Lobo is imposed as president, I will get up and go to my house with my family."

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  19. Activist loses bid to become first LGBT member of Honduras congressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Washington Blade

    ... notes 229 LGBT Hondurans were reported killed between 2009 - the year in which a coup toppled then-President Manuel Zelaya - and 2016. RenA MartA nez, a prominent activist in the city of San Pedro Sula who was a "well-known" member of the ...

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  20. Honduran president wins party primary, eyeing re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... Gabriela Nunez, took in 55,270 votes. One of the president's challengers will be Xiomara Castro, the wife of Manuel Zelaya, a former president who was ousted by the military in 2009 as he tried to change the constitution in a way many suspected was ...

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