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10:29am

Fri June 14, 2013
Politics

Radio Ambulante: El exilio de Manuel Zelaya / The Exile of Manuel Zelaya

José Manuel Zelaya Rosales, President of Honduras (2006-2009)

Honduras is in the news these days for winning the most undesired title of murder capital of the world.

But in 2009, the headlines coming out of Honduras were about the coup of then-president Manuel Zelaya.

The story of his coup was heard around the world, but Zelaya's personal story is far less known. Annie Murphy traveled to Honduras to speak with Zelaya himself, and hear his version of the story we all think we know.

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