Sunday, July 05, 2009

Crisis in Tegucigalpa

The Zelaya showdown is underway in Hondoras as of this writing as the former (or current) president flies towards Tegucigalpa. In looking around for information about the airport I came across this cockpit view of the approach to the Toncontin airport, which rang a bell. Tagucigalpa is one of those famous world airports for plane spotters:

They say the flight has been redirected now, perhaps but it was surely a symbolic attempt anyway. And no condemnation from Washington--yet.


Debbie said...

Maybe his biggest fan, Barack Obama, can ease the way for him to get back into country and position. Obama seems to love dictators, they are his idols.

Barf - Gag.

Debbie Hamilton
Right Truth

A.C. McCloud said...

He certainly isn't distancing himself from them. I'm hoping it's just a clever strategy to gain leverage but based on his list of past friends such a thing cannot be assumed.

Zelaya will be meeting with Hillary this week. What could go wrong?