The United States will donate $4.4 million to combat drug trafficking and organized crime.
The resources will be used to assist in enforcing Honduras’ anti-drug law and border control inspections.
“Additionally, they will conduct educational programs for youngsters vulnerable to be recruited by criminal gangs, communal development programs, community police and prison management reforms”, reported Tiempo.hn.
In solidarity with the president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, president Zelaya suspended the ceremony that was scheduled for this afternoon.
On Wednesday, Bolivia ordered the American diplomatic mission out of La Paz; they are accused of instigating the violent protests that have shaken the impoverished Andean nation.
The new American representative in Tegucigalpa, Hugo Llorens, was scheduled to arrive at midday and was to be received later in the afternoon by Zelaya. It is not clear if the ambassador would still arrive in Honduras.
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As part of the Agritrade Platform, Guatemala will participate for the 27th time in PMA Fresh Summit, the most important international trade show and convention of fruits and vegetables in the United States, which will take place at Anaheim Convention Center, California from October 17th to 19th.