(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India
CPI(M) Condemns Honduras Coup
The Polit Bureau of the
(Marxist) issued the following statement on June 30, 2009.
THE Polit Bureau of the CPI(M) strongly
condemns the coup against the elected President of Honduras Manuel
the forcible removal from his country. It expresses its solidarity with
people of Honduras.
It is reported that military forces are acting in collusion with vested
interests who opposed the reforms of the country's constitution to
bring it in
line with people's aspirations, needs and fundamental right. The coup
place on the eve of the proposed national referendum on these issues.
military has surrounded the houses of important ministers including the
Minister Patricia Rados and other officials.
Given the international condemnation of
the naked attacks on democratic rights of the people of Honduras,
should be taken to ensure that president Zelaya is allowed to return to
country and reinstated in his position as President. The United Nations
intervene in the matter.