Panel held in Columbia on Honduras while diplomats encourage dialogue

Friday, October 30, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT

COLUMBIA —MU Students for Progressive Action and members of the Columbia Peace Coalition held a panel on Wednesday night in Columbia to promote knowledge and discussion of Honduras and its people after the coup on June 28 that deposed President Manuel Zelaya. A U.S. delegation is currently in Honduras encouraging dialogue between dueling factions in an effort to legitimize the November election.