BBC: Abducted Honduras reporter Alfredo Villatoro found dead

May 16, 2012 7:51 am0 comments

Honduran journalist Alfredo Villatoro has been found dead on the outskirts of the capital, Tegucigalpa, a week after he was abducted. Mr Villatoro, a radio reporter, was dressed in a police uniform, Security Minister Pompeyo Bonilla said. He had been kidnapped by a gang of young men on his way […]

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Crime and violence cost Honduras 10 percent of GDP | Fox News

March 30, 2012 9:42 am0 comments

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras –  A new World Bank report says crime and violence has cost Honduras the equivalent of 10 percent of the country’s GDP annually. Honduras had the highest homicide rate in the world in 2010, with 6,200 killings, or 82.1 murders per 100,000 inhabitants. World Bank representative Giuseppe Zampaglione says the […]

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