Argentina: Social Leader Milagro Sala, Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison

The defense of the Argentine social leader stated that they will present an appeal against the sentence against Sala and, if necessary, they will reach international courts. The Argentine Criminal Court 3 in the province of Jujuy (north) condemned social leader Milagro Sala to 13 years in prison on Monday in relation to the case…

6th Massacre in Honduras as New Migrant Caravan Prepares to Leave

A new massacre in Honduras brings the death toll to 22 in six separate massacres since Jan. 1. A new migrant Exodus, or caravan will leave the country Wednesday. Honduras has experienced a rash of violent massacres in the new year just as a new migrant caravan sets to leave the country Jan. 15. Four family members comprising three generations were found shot dead in the Olancho department Sunday afternoon. Arturo…

Colombia Mourns 8th Indigenous Leader Killed in 2019

A report indicates that 34 Awa indigenous leaders were killed in 2018 prompting an immediate government response. Leonardo Nastacuas Rodriguez is the first indigenous leader of the Awa ethnic group that has been murdered in 2019, and the 8th indigenous leader alone since the turn of the year. The 36-year-old Leonardo Nastacuas, the father of…