A Conversation with Honduras President Zelaya

Deposed Honduran President Zelaya spoke about the political situation in Honduras and U.S.-backed efforts to negotiate a solution to the… read more

Deposed Honduran President Zelaya spoke about the political situation in Honduras and U.S.-backed efforts to negotiate a solution to the turmoil caused by a coup that had ousted him from power. He spoke about his plans to return and called on the United States to match its strong words of condemnation for the coup with actions. In his remarks he urged the Obama administration to cut off tens of millions of dollars in assistance to the de facto government and freeze the visas and assets of those involved in plotting his overthrow. Following his speech he answered questions from the audience. In Spanish with vioceover translation. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
288665-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 2, 2009
Last Aired:
Sep 4, 2009

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  • Sep 02, 2009 | 6:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2009 | 10:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2009 | 4:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 04, 2009 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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