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Guatemala scolds US for deporting migrants with virus

Guatemalan president Alejandro Giammattei criticised the United States on Thursday for sending back migrants infected with the novel coronavirus to his Central American country and straining its weak ...

Community members wearing protective masks talk to a person breaking social restrictions amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Totonicapan, Guatemala on 19 April 2020

25,000 bikers set out for Guatemala shrine

Some 25,000 bikers from all over Central America and Mexico roared their engines in unison Saturday in Guatemala City as they set out on a pilgrimage known as the Caravan of the Fox.The heavy-bike ...

25,000 bikers set out for Guatemala shrine

Ex-Guatemalan soldier jailed gets 5,160 yrs' over civil war

A Guatemalan court on Wednesday sentenced a former soldier to 5,160 years in prison for the massacre of 201 peasants during one of the worst atrocities of the Central American nation's civil war.The ...

Ex-Guatemalan soldier jailed gets 5,160 yrs' over civil war

Rain, volcanic activity hinder Guatemala rescue efforts

Troublesome rain and more volcanic activity are hindering search and rescue efforts around Guatemala's Volcano of Fire, but when teams have been able to work in the hardest hit areas the death toll ...

Rain, volcanic activity hinder Guatemala rescue efforts

200 missing, 75 killed in Guatemala volcano eruption

Nearly 200 people are missing and at least 75 have been killed since Guatemala’s Fuego volcano began erupting over the weekend, officials said Tuesday.Seven communities in already devastated ...

200 missing, 75 killed  in Guatemala volcano eruption

Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing 25

One of Central America’s most active volcanos erupted in fiery explosions of ash and molten rock Sunday, killing at least 25 people including three children and injuring over 300 people while a ...

Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing 25

Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69

Guatemalan authorities have increased the confirmed death toll from the eruption of the Volcano of Fire to 69 as officials suspended the search until dawn on Tuesday.Fanuel Garcia is the director of ...

Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69

Israel to give aid after Guatemala volcano erupts

Israel says it has delivered food, blankets and medicine to Guatemala after a volcano erupted there, killing at least 25 people.Israel's Foreign Ministry says Monday it extended the assistance ...

Israel to give aid after Guatemala volcano erupts
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