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Democracy Now! – May 31, 2011

Out of Exile: Exclusive Report on Ousted Honduran President Zelaya’s Return Home 23 Months After U.S.-Backed Coup; Zelaya’s Son Héctor: The Honduran Resistance Helped Pave the Way for Our Return; Zelaya’s Daughter Pichu Recalls the Honduran Military’s Brutal Kidnapping of Her Father in 2009; Exclusive Interview with Manuel Zelaya on the U.S. Role in Honduran Coup, WikiLeaks and Why He Was Ousted.

Today’s Headlines

    * Germany Announces Plans To Close Nuclear Plants Amid Massive Protests
    * Afghanistan Warns NATO To End Attacks On Homes Following Spike in Civilian Deaths
    * Ousted President Manuel Zelaya Returns to Honduras
    * Yemen Security Forces Kill 50 Demonstrators at Peaceful Sit-In
    * NATO Bombing Of Libya Continues Following Peace Talks
    * Egyptian Blogger Appears Before Military Prosecutors
    * Egyptian Opens Rafah Border Crossing With Gaza
    * Missing Journalist Reportedly Held By Pakistan Intelligence Agency
    * Oxfam: Global Food Prices To Double By 2030
    * Report: Death Toll From Haiti Earthquake Far Lower Than Originally Projected
    * Poet and Musician Gil Scott Heron Dies at 62

 

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