Paraguay Awakening, Says Fernando Lugo

0 Asuncion, Jul 16.- Toppled President Fernando Lugo announced the existence of a Paraguay that is waking up because the people express their outrage for the coup against democracy. Lugo attended an outdoor cultural event called "Golpe a Golpe, Verso a Verso" in downtown Asuncion, where artists and residents gathered to express their rejection of the current government, as part

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Ecuador: People Involved in Coup Attempt Still Unpunished

1 Quito, Jun 28. -None of the 1,199 policemen and soldiers involved in the coup and assassination attempt of September 30 has been sanctioned by the Ecuadorian courts, a journalistic investigation revealed. A court ruled in only two of five trials initiated by the prosecution on these facts, when eight people were killed and 270 were wounded, acquitting all the

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Zelaya Returning to Honduras

2 Tegucigalpa, May 28. -Thousands of Hondurans are ready to welcome Saturday former president Manuel Zelaya, who is returning to the country almost two years after the coup that toppled his government on June 28, 2009. Since yesterday followers were readying a square close to the Tontontín airport for the huge rally. The square was named after Isis Obed Murillo,

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Ecuador Investigates Conspiracy Behind Coup Attempt

1 Quito, Oct 5. -The Ecuadorian government announced legal proceedings were being conducted against those responsible for attempting to carry out a coup and kill President Rafael Correa, Interior Minister Gustavo Jalkh informed. Evidence in the case was obtained via a regular investigative process and includes intercepted radio messages which point to a plot that was planned and organized by

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Young Hondurans Condemn Eviction from UNAH

0 Tegucigalpa, Sep 10. -The national youth front against the coup condemned the violent eviction of union workers who were on a hunger strike at the National Autonomous University of Honduras (UNAH). Last weekend hundreds of members of the security forces entered the UNAH campus to evict dozens of workers from that center who were protesting, since April, against the

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Venezuela: Popular Counterattack

2 Caracas, Apr 13. -Venezuela commemorates the eighth anniversary of President Hugo Chavez' return to power, after he was ousted by a military coup for two days, with actions Tuesday favoring the civic-military alliance that marked those events. The swearing-in ceremony of 34,000 militiamen at the centric Bolivar Avenue today symbolizes the spirit of those actions, when the population, along

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