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Video shows Honduran troops shooting protesters' bus tires

Raw cell phone footage
# Video shows line of buses stopped on road in Honduras
# Shouting is heard, some pushing takes place
# Gunshots ring out, then video shows soldiers shooting tires
# Honduras military says it has not heard of incident
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (CNN) -- Honduran soldiers shot out the tires of buses headed for a demonstration in support of ousted President Jose Manuel Zelaya, a video obtained by CNN shows.

This image from a cell phone video shows Honduran soldiers shooting out the tires of a bus.

The video, believed shot within the past two days, shows a line of buses stopped on a road in what is reported to be the city of Limones. The city is about 70 miles (112 kilometers) northeast of the capital, Tegucigalpa.

A noisy, chaotic crowd is milling around the buses while soldiers move among them. Some slight pushing can be seen.

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Added: Jul-3-2009 Occurred On: Jul-3-2009
By: bellava
Tags: soldiers, shoot, bus, tires, zelaya, supporters
Location: Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan, Honduras (load item map)
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