Honduras inaugurates its embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras has inaugurated its embassy in Jerusalem, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez said on Thursday, in a diplomatic move likely to anger Palestinians. Honduras said it would move its embassy from Tel Aviv after former U.S. President Donald Trump announced he would move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. The status of Jerusalem has been one… Read More Honduras inaugurates its embassy in Jerusalem

U.S. judge sentences brother of Honduran president to life imprisonment for drug trafficking

Tony Hernandez, a former Honduran congressman and brother of the sitting president, was sentenced to life in prison plus 30 years for drug trafficking by a U.S. judge on Tuesday. Hernandez, 42, was convicted on the drug charges and related weapons charges in October 2019. Hernandez will also be forced to pay $138.5 million in… Read More U.S. judge sentences brother of Honduran president to life imprisonment for drug trafficking