In the USA detained the brother of the President of Honduras

© AP Photo / Matt RourkeСотрудники U.S. law enforcement. Archival photoIn the USA detained the brother of the President of Honduras© AP Photo / Matt Rourke

The brother of the current President of Honduras Juan Orlando Hernandez Juan Antonio Hernandez — American detained in Miami, said on Friday the press-service of the head of the Central American country.

According to the press service, the President hernández aware of the situation, but to have any influence on it is not intended.

«In the case of citizen Juan Antonio hernández, like any other Honduran President and his government take the position that everyone is responsible for their actions and this responsibility can never be passed on to others,» — said in a communique.

The text of the statement does not specify the cause of detention of the brother of the President, but the media referred to as the reason for possible involvement in drug trafficking. As the portal Primera Voz, a relative of the head of Honduras have already been delivered from Miami to new York court.