Honduras Swears in New President as Zelaya Flees
By Dorkys Ramos | 01/28/2010 - 16:20

Honduras swore in its new president as former leader Manuel Zelaya flew into exile in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday, The New York Times reports. He’d been seeking refuge at the Brazilian Embassy since September after being ousted in the June 28 coup, living three months in exile and then slipping back into the country.

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Zelaya Assured Safe Passage to Dominican Republic
By Mariela Rosario | 01/22/2010 - 13:00

Manuel Zelaya, the former president of Honduras who was ousted from his seat in a June 2009 military coup, may finally be able to leave the Brazilian embassy where he has been holed up.

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Dominican President Leonel Fernandez Fires 700 Corrupt Police Officers
By Mariela Rosario | 03/03/2009 - 14:15

Two short days after promising to purge the government of corruption, the President of the Dominican Republic, Leonel Fernandez, fired 700 police officers and forced the resignation of 31 more military and police generals.

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