Today Comrade Nelson Nunez was the victim of a threat, he left a note in the mailbox of the headquarters of our federation (FESTAGRO), located in the city of Choluteca, Department of Choluteca with the following message:
"Retire ASSEMBLING NUÑEZ NELSON UNIONS AND IF YOU DO you abide by CONSEQUENCES ARE HERE IN THE SOUTH ARE NOT IN THE NORTH COAST TE ADBIERTO."
The reference note was found by the manager of the apartments where we have our headquarters, story as it looked early on the edge of a white paper out of the box but it was like the 1:30 Pm he gave him out of curiosity and to her surprise it was to find that message and immediately call the companion to Patricia Riera will contact Comrade Nelson Nunez.
Comrade Nelson Nunez for several years has accompanied a job awareness to workers meloneras of FYFFES in Honduras and in January this year saw workers to organize in a sectional sub Workers Union of Agro Industry and Similar (STAS) union affiliated to our federation and since then the FYFFES start an anti-union campaign, saying goodbye to our members and affiliates and to date has not recognized the union, rather sought alliance with the State of Honduras, Catholic Church to frighten our workers, and have stated that because a group of workers organized a union they are closing one of its companies (Melon Export S.A)
The mayor of Santa Ana de Yusguare Mrs. Melitza del Carmen Hernandez told a newspaper, that because of FESTAGRO it was closing Melon Export Company S.A.. and stated that the companion Patricia Riera our organization, He was guilty.
Comrade Nelson Nunez along with partner Patricia Riera, these days have been training our members and affiliates in the villages where they live, sobre; because how we organize? and concientizándoles about the importance of staying together and continue in this economic struggle.
We assume that these threats come from the local administration of FYFFES as the unique process of unionization that exists in the area, It is in their companies, so we alerted our fraternal organizations and authorities, WHAT HAPPENS IF SOMETHING TO FELLOW NUÑEZ NELSON THIS BE RESPONSIBLE COMPANY LABOR RIGHTS rapist.