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HONDURAS-VIOLENCE-SECURITY-OPERATION FREEDOM

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The corpse of a man killed by a gunshot to his head lies on a sidewalk in a residential area of Tegucigalpa on February 8, 2013 as the National Police and the Honduran Army start a joint operation to combat the high crime rates in the country, which has the world's highest murder rate. Operation Freedom is being carried out in Tegucigalpa as well as in San Pedro Sula which according to a recent statement by the US State Department 'is considered to be the world's most violent city, with 159 murders for every 100,000 residents in 2011.' AFP PHOTO/Orlando SIERRA (Photo credit should read ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images)
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The corpse of a man killed by a gunshot to his head lies on a sidewalk in a residential area of Tegucigalpa on February 8, 2013 as the National Police and the Honduran Army start a joint operation to combat the high crime rates in the country, which has the world's highest murder rate. Operation Freedom is being carried out in Tegucigalpa as well as in San Pedro Sula which according to a recent statement by the US State Department 'is considered to be the world's most violent city, with 159 murders for every 100,000 residents in 2011.' AFP PHOTO/Orlando SIERRA (Photo credit should read ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images)
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February 08, 2013
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