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Cruise passenger fatally injured during zip line shore excursion incident in Honduras

Awful cruise line news broke last week about a newlywed couple who collided with each other during a zip line tour in Roatan, Honduras, resulting in death and injuries. The individuals involved in the incident, an Israeli couple, were celebrating … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Ends in Tragedy, Wife Injured and Husband Dead Following Cruise Excursion Zip Lining Accident in Roatan, Honduras

The honeymoon of Israeli newlyweds, Egael Tishman, 24, and Shif Fanken, 27, came to a tragic end when the couple collided during a zip line excursion.  The couple was celebrating their honeymoon aboard Royal Caribbean Cruises’ Allure of the Seas, … Continue reading

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Temporary Protected Status for Honduras to End

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that because the conditions in Honduras no longer support its designation for Temporary Protected Status (TPS), the designation set to expire on July 15, 2018, will terminate on January 5, 2020.  This conclusion is … Continue reading

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U.S.: 9 of 10 deportations are of noncitizens from Mexico, Guatemals, Honduras, and El Salvador

In a story focusing on the deportation of the Irish, NPR includes the following telling information about removals: "Ninety Percent of Deportations Went to These Four Countries In FY2017, nine out of ten deportations went to four countries in Latin… … Continue reading

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Honduras court dismisses conspiracy charges against ex-president Zelaya

[JURIST] A Honduran court on Monday dismissed the two remaining charges of conspiracy against former president Manuel Zelaya [BBC profile; JURIST news archive], allowing him to return to the country. The ruling could lead to Honduras being readmitted to the … Continue reading

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