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At least 41 dead following reported riot in women’s prison in Honduras

Security forces operate outside the Centro Femenino de Adaptacion Social women prison following a deadly riot in Tamara, on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on 20th June, 2023.

Tegucigalpa, HondurasReuters At least 41 people have died in a Honduran women’s prison, a spokesperson from the public prosecutors’ office said on Tuesday after an apparent prison riot. Authorities are working to identify the bodies at the Centro Femenino de Adaptacion Social, a 900-person women’s penitentiary around 20 kilometres from the capital city Tegucigalpa, spokesperson […]