Artists in Resistance denounce and alerts:
Taking advantage of the great smoke curtain that the South Africa World Cup 2010 starts to impose on the media, the paramilitary assassins of the coup regime, masked behind the face of Porfirio Lobo Sosa, have initiated a route of assassinations and kidnappings of members of the FNRP.
The frustrated kidnapping attempt of teacher Carolina Pineda, Secretary of Finance of the COPEMH (Teachers' Union of Middle School Education in Honduras) yesterday, Thursday, June 10th, in the Comayagua sector, central region of the country, they attempt directly against the national body of teachers, which has already lost several valuable members.
Today, June 11th(inaguration of the World Cup), relatives of the STIBYS leader (Workers Union of the Beverage Industry and Similars), Porfirio Ponce, were shot by hitmen, killing his brother-in-law and another relative, injuring his father and other relatives who were inside the vehicle.
We alert the international community of what has already started to happen in this month, first anniversary of the Coup d'état. The assassin businessmen, politicians, and military who have kidnapped this country, know perfectly the anesthesia which soccer helps to inoculate in national as well as international media and most of all, in the everyday life of the alienated citizen.
This is the first anniversary of the huge FNRP and it is clear that the putschists don't want to celebrate it!
Alerta: el Mundial ocultará represión y asesinatos