Honduras court convicts seven men for killing indigenous activist

Demonstrators gather outside a court after the trial of the men charged with the murder of indigenous environmental activist Berta Caceres, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – A Honduran court convicted seven people on Thursday for the 2016 murder of indigenous land rights campaigner Berta Caceres, who led opposition to the construction of a hydroelectric dam on the ancestral lands of her Lenca tribe. The seven men face up to 30 years in jail, while four of them could […]

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