Salvador Nasralla called on U.S. not to recognize results announced in his country’s presidential election and to suspend aid until a new vote can be held.
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez was declared Sunday the winner of a heavily disputed presidential election held three weeks ago.
Supporters of Honduras's opposition blocked roads in towns and cities to demand their candidate Nasralla be declared the winner of a presidential election.
Thousands of Hondurans marched on Sunday to back a TV star who says the government is trying to steal last week's disputed presidential election.
US State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert urged the presidential candidates in Honduras to respect the official results once they are available.
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez declared himself the winner of elections before official results were announced.