Honduras: Land activists fear for their lives

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “Honduras: Land activists fear for their lives” – below is their description.

    Honduras has become one of the world’s most dangerous places for environmental land rights activists, following a series of murders in the Central American country over the past two years.

    Small communities that live off the land are under threat from drug cartels and tourism developers who want to take it from them.

    Sky’s Stuart Ramsay reports from Honduras.

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