Honduran Indigenous Environmentalist Assassinated

Felix Vasquez was killed in front of this family

Felix Vasquez

By Democracy Now

HAVANA TIMES – In news from Honduras, the Indigenous environmental activist Felix Vasquez was assassinated Saturday. Armed, masked men killed him in front of his family.

Vásquez was a member of the Indigenous Lenca community and was planning to run for Congress in 2021.

His killing comes four-and-a-half years after the assassination of Berta Cáceres, who was also a Lenca leader.

Read more news here on Havana Times.


One thought on “Honduran Indigenous Environmentalist Assassinated

  • December 30, 2020 at 10:52 am
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    And yet, not a peep from the multitude of Cuba bashers that haunt this site and wring their hands every time that the Cuban Government keeps an activist , (oftentimes w/much less noble goals) from leaving their home, or spending a day or two in jail… Why not ? Because there is nothing that they can say.

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