lunes, 19 de mayo de 2014

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Tomas García, 49 years old, Honduras Killed on July 15, 2013

On 15 July 2013, human rights defender Mr Tomas García was shot dead by the Honduran Army as he participated in a peaceful protest in Achotal, Río Blanco, in the department of Intibucá in Honduras. 

Tomas García, whose son was injured during the incident, was a Lenca indigenous leader who sat on his community's Indigenous and Auxiliary Council, and an active member of Consejo Cívico de Organizaciones Indígenas Populares (COPINH).