Honduran president was targeted by U.S. drug trafficking probe – court filing

FILE PHOTO: Honduras' President Juan Orlando Hernandez addresses the audience during a promotion ceremony at Marte military camp, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras February 25, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera/File Photo

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. authorities have targeted Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez in an investigation of large-scale drug trafficking and money laundering, a recent court filing shows. The Tuesday filing in Manhattan federal court related to prosecutors’ drug trafficking case against Hernandez’s brother, Juan Antonio “Tony” Hernandez, and made public a 2015 application by […]

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