Honduras blocked ousted President Manuel Zelaya‘s return from exile on Sunday and the country faces growing international isolation for staging Central America’s first military coup since the Cold War.
Zelaya tried to fly back from Washington and land in Tegucigalpa, but clashes between his supporters and troops at the airport forced him to abort his plan one week after troops seized him in his pajamas and bundled him out of the country.
- Defiant Honduras withdraws from OAS (msnbc.msn.com)
- Rumors Fly and Tensions Rise as Zelaya Flies Back to Honduras. (themoderatevoice.com)
- Honduras Braces for a Protracted Fight (time.com)