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Honduran top military chief General Romeo Vasquez delivers a speech... News PhotoAbundance,Coup d'état,Honduras,Horizontal,Military,Speech,Support,Tegucigalpa,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2009 AFPHonduran top military chief General Romeo Vasquez (R) delivers a speech to hundreds of supporters gathering at Morazan Square in central Tegucigalpa on June 30, 2009. Tensions were running high in Honduras Tuesday with new street protests planned as deposed President Manuel Zelaya vowed to return only days after being ousted in an army-backed coup. The ousted president said in a press conference after addressing the UN General Assembly, that he would refuse to serve a second term if he were asked to do so -- issue that sparked the crisis in the Central American country. AFP PHOTO/Yuri Cortez (Photo credit should read YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)