Another Activist Murder Linked to Canadian
teleSUR EnglishAnother Activist Murder Linked to Canadian Mining in GuatemalateleSUR EnglishAnother Activist Murder Linked to Canadian Mining in Guatemala. A mine of Canadian mining giant Goldcorp is pictured near the village of Carrizalillo, Mexico November 12, 2015. | Photo: Reuters. Published 19 January 2017 (49 minutes ago). Comments.
Posted on 19 January 2017 | 10:15 am
There's monkey business down in Guatemala -
Plainview Daily HeraldThere's monkey business down in GuatemalaPlainview Daily HeraldThere are times when we can tell what's going on without even seeing it or smelling it. Just take the other morning at the Mule Barn truck stop. Most of the charter members of the world dilemma think tank were already gathered at the philosophy counter ...
Posted on 19 January 2017 | 8:47 am
Guatemala: President's Brother and Son
OCCRPGuatemala: President's Brother and Son Detained, Suspected of FraudOCCRPGuatemalan authorities announced Wednesday that they detained the brother and the son of Guatemala's president for fraud involving the use of false receipts to bill the state for social events that never took place. Jimmy Morales abril de 2016 ...Son and Brother of Guatemala President Arrested on Corruption ChargesPanAm PostGuatemalan president's brother and son accused of fraudBBC Newsall 5 news articles »
Posted on 19 January 2017 | 7:14 am
River Defender Murdered in Guatemala -
International Rivers (blog)River Defender Murdered in GuatemalaInternational Rivers (blog)The march had originated before dawn from the towns of the Chuj and Q'anjob'al in the municipality of Huehuetenango, located in Guatemala's western highlands. The demonstrators were heading to Pojom I Hydroelectric Project, which is being built without ...
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 1:59 pm
Guatemala president's brother, son held on
ReutersGuatemala president's brother, son held on suspicion of fraudReutersGUATEMALA CITY Guatemala on Wednesday arrested the brother and a son of the country's president, who swept to victory with an anti-graft campaign, for their alleged involvement in corruption. Jimmy Morales was elected president in 2015 pledging to ...Brother of Guatemala's President Morales Arrested in Fraud Case ...teleSUR EnglishGuatemala leader's son and brother arrested on corruption chargesYahoo NewsGuatemalan president's brother, son detained in graft probeBeloit Daily Newsall 12 news articles »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 12:36 pm
Guatemala: President Is Urged to Resign
Pressure grew Thursday on President Otto Pérez Molina to resign as thousands of protesters marched in the capital and the attorney general’s office urged him to step down to avoid destabilizing the nation. The government comptrollers’ office also ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:42 am
National strike in Guatemala demands
Democracy Now did a great interview today with journalist Allan Nairn, on the unprecedented protests taking place today in Guatemala. To follow today's historic national strike as it unfolds, follow the hashtags #JusticiaYa #RenunciaYa on ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:11 am
Urging end to ‘delaying' tactics, UN
27 August 2015 – United Nations experts on genocide prevention and transitional justice today called on Guatemalan judicial authorities to “prevent any further attempt at interference, obstruction of justice or manipulation of the law,” when the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:49 am
Ixcanul (Volcano)’ Chosen as Guatemala’s
MADRID—It’s official: For the first time ever, Guatemala is submitting a film to the foreign language category of the Oscars: and one of the most talked-up first features this year from Latin America at that: Jayro Bustamante’s feature debut ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:31 am
Will Guatemala President Otto Perez Molina
Thousands of students, teachers, farmers, business owners and other citizens in Guatemala are staging massive marches and a national strike Thursday to call for President Otto Perez Molina’s resignation as he grows increasingly politically isolated.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:32 am