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Honduras' Troubled 2017 Presidential Election

Honduras election

Supporters of the president march in the capital. (AP)

December 01, 2017

After days of delays and technical glitches, the updated vote count put president Juan Orlando Hernández ahead as Honduras slides into its biggest political crisis since 2009.

Updated December 11, 2017 — Polls predicted reelection for President Juan Orlando Hernández on November 26, yet initial results gave a 5-point lead to Salvador Nasralla. After days of delays and technical glitches, updated tallies put the president ahead as the country slid into its biggest political crisis since 2009.