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Honduras on brink of bankruptcy, suspends public services

Honduras on brink of bankruptcy, suspends public services

January 25, 2013

Street surveillance cameras in one of the world’s most dangerous cities have been turned off because the government of Honduras has not paid millions of pounds it owes.

The operator which runs them in the capital Tegucigalpa is now threatening to suspend police radio services as well.

Teachers have been demonstrating almost every day as they have not been paid in six months, while doctors complain about the shortage of essential medicines, gauze, needles and latex gloves.

The Central American country has been on the brink of bankruptcy for months, as politicians put off passing a budget necessary to pay for basic government services. Honduras is also grappling with five billion dollars (£3.16 billion) in foreign debt, a figure equivalent to last year’s entire government budget.

Read more: http://stratrisks.com/geostrat/10518



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One way or another, a government will be forced to reckon

with spending on things it had no business spending them on in the first place.

That is where Thiel is

That is where Thiel is building his libertarian world.

http://betabeat.com/2012/06/peter-thiels-interesting-new-inv...

Actually...

The free city project in Honduras was shut down in October:

http://www.futurecitiesdev.com/about-us/

Although, I believe they're still pursuing seasteading.

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Thanks for the article

Very interesting.

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Good to know when planning a vacation.

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No Kidding!

Thanks for posting Tom..

:)

But I would not mind seeing Bush and Cheney going there for a vacation right now.

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Good One Tom...

lol..

I would not mind

Seeing all of congress, the executive branch and the courts go on vacation there.

hahaha

together with all the thugs working for the Big Brother from the TSA DEA etc

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