Guatemala

Wilmer Josué Ramírez, the youngest of the six children who died while in detention at the U.S. Border, has been sent to his final resting place. Reports say that the boy’s mother is still being...
Presidential candidates adopted a wide range of irresponsible immigration positions. Party members Beto O’Rourke and Julian Castro are looking to decriminalize the currently illegal border crossing. O’Rourke and Sen. Gillibrand also want to demolish the...
April 15, 2019The Guatemala national elections are two months away and there is still some uncertainty over who will make it into the ballot. Let us look into each of the candidates and identify how...
An articulated truck had hit eighteen people dead in Nahuala in Solola in a dark road along KM 158 of the Pan American Highway, firefighters have reported about the incident. The president of Guatemala, His Excellency Jimmy Morales, had tweeted...
A DEA investigation resulted in the impediment of Guatemalan presidential contender in Miami, Florida. The detectives claim that he plotted to offer support to the Sinaloa Cartel by importing cocaine into the US and, in...
In the past three years, there has been an increase in the number of Central American migrants arriving in the US. As is always mentioned, most of the immigrants are families, most of which come...
An influx of Guatemalan refugees has come pouring over the US border in the hopes of escaping from their country devastated by climate change. This has prompted US president Trump to issue a statement last...
Two gang members were burned alive by Guatemalan vigilantes after killing a taxi driver outside a church. Roger Ronald Carillo, 23 years old and Edwin Herrera, 19 years old, two suspected Mara 18 criminal organization...
As a young Guatemalan pupil, Greta Thunberg is determined to lead a demonstration in Stockholm outside the Swedish Parliament some months ago and no one would expect the movement to escalate. From Stockholm to Chile,...
Guatemala has pursued intervention of India under the laws and procedures that regulate the settlement of conflicts of the Geneva-based WTO. The nation also articulated that it is anticipating India's response to the current proposal...
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The College Boreal’s charitable mission is moving towards Guatemala. Included on this trip are the school’s staff member and students. They departed last April 25, 2019. With the partnership of non-religious group The God’s Child...
Thelma Aldama, 63, Guatemala’s presidential candidate and former attorney general, receives an arrest order from a Guatemalan judge, citing the charges of embezzlement, lying, and tax fraud.According to a Supreme Court official, Judge Victor Cruz...
There will be no US- Central American countries summit on immigration. This was revealed by the US president Donald Trump. Many anticipated a summit with Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras to solve the current...
Thirteen illegal immigrants from Guatemala shocked the border patrol in Yuma, Arizona when they arrived in the middle of the night. They emerged to the roads, seemingly equally shocked, after having crossed the United Stated...
Perhaps we all can agree that war crimes are such horrible acts against humanity that they rightly belong to a separate category from that of normal crimes. It is for such reason that they’re referred...
As constitutional courts are concerned, close relatives of leaders involved in coups are not allowed to serve as president. Zury Rios, the daughter of Guatemala’s ex-dictator leader Efrain Rios is now being under the topic...
Juan de Leon Gutierrez attempted to migrate to the United States via the borders near Honduras. The 16-year-old son hoped to join his migrant brother in the US.The boy left their small town of Tizamarte...
Often times, many political activists rise to the occasion in order to make a change in the system from the inside.  One such inspiring figure is Thelma Aldana, a former attorney general who is known...
Guatemala Attorney General Thelma Aldana made noise four years ago when she led an investigation that resulted in the then-president being ousted. Her success has served as hope to the citizens who desire a corrupt-free...
On June 3, 2018, a volcano erupted in Guatemala, and for more than 16 hours, entire towns and villages were covered in hot lava. Mounds of ash replaced the locale. This was the sight of...
One year since a 29-year-old was shot dead by a border patrol in Rio Bravo, the family still waits for answers about the killing. Claudia Patricia had just crossed the border to fulfill her American...