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New Honduras top cop once investigated in killings

TEGUCIGALPA Honduras (AP) - The new chief chosen to clean up a Honduran national police force tarred with allegations of corruption and involvement in murders was accused by the department's internal affairs investigators of running a death squad when he was a Full version (available to lexis...

Outrage in Peru over death squad decision

LIMA Peru (AP) - Peruvians are reacting with widespread anger to a Supreme Court ruling that could allow the imminent release of military death squad members who took part in notorious 1990s killings under the Full version (available to lexis.com subscribers)

Honduras cooperating with US human rights probe

TEGUCIGALPA Honduras (AP) - Honduran Foreign Minister Arturo Corrales said Monday that the country is cooperating with the U.S. investigation into allegations that the new national police chief once ran a death squad and that no U.S. funds are being handled by the police chief. It wasn't clear...