Guatemala Corruption Fight Just Getting
teleSUR EnglishGuatemala Corruption Fight Just Getting Started, Expert SaysteleSUR EnglishAnti-corruption investigations in Guatemala that have already uncovered massive state fraud and embezzlement scandals in the highest level of government and helped topple a corrupt president are only beginning, with much more work left to do, the head ...
Posted on 1 July 2016 | 2:50 am
Guatemala Remembers Victims of Military
teleSUR EnglishGuatemala Remembers Victims of Military GenocideteleSUR EnglishHundreds of Guatemalans flooded the streets Thursday as part of the March of Historical Memory, an annual event that commemorates the victims of the government military genocide. RELATED: Guatemala's Attorney General Is in 'Real Danger': CICIG Head.
Posted on 30 June 2016 | 8:42 pm
Jasson Ramos Carpio's unlikely journey from
Tulsa WorldJasson Ramos Carpio's unlikely journey from Guatemala to RoughnecksTulsa World... his own for the first time in his life. The space had little furniture and no television. He was more than 2,000 miles from his native Guatemala. Ramos Carpio did not know much about the language, culture or how he would adjust to living in the ...
Posted on 30 June 2016 | 4:43 pm
Guatemala Labor Ruling Delayed Again,
Guatemala Labor Ruling Delayed Again, Pushing Final Report To NovemberWorld Trade Online (subscription)An arbitration panel handling a U.S. claim that Guatemala violated the labor chapter of the Central America Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) has been delayed again, a move that pushes the public release of the final report toward the end of the year.and more »
Posted on 30 June 2016 | 8:28 am
Did war change Guatemala's faith? - PRI
Did war change Guatemala's faith?PRIIt set Guatemala apart from Mexico, but de León Ceto also knew it was a departure from the past. In the early '70s, evangelicalism was unheard of in much of Guatemala. After an earthquake in 1976, missionaries came down to help out, but no one imagined ...and more »
Posted on 30 June 2016 | 5:35 am
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