Interim leader says met OAS chief, ready for talks

Hours after meeting with a delegation from the Organization of American States (OAS) in Tegucigalpa, Honduran de facto president Roberto Micheletti (photo right) he said he was ready for talks over President Manuel Zelaya’s ouster.


REUTERS - Honduran de facto president, Roberto Micheletti said on Friday he had recently held talks in Honduras with Organization of American States chief Jose Miguel Insulza over how to end a post-coup crisis.

Micheletti said he was ready to sit down for talks over the ouster of President Manuel Zelaya, but did not say whether he would met directly with the deposed leader. An OAS mission arrived in Tegucigalpa on Friday to start negotiations.

"We are ready to sit down," Micheletti said. "We are in conversations."

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