Two extreme effects of climate change, intense droughts, and powerful hurricanes converge in Central America to create, along with the devastating impact of the Covid 19 pandemic, a severe food shortage crisis.Full Story
They also demand the "purging" of the Congress and the resignation of the Interior Minister.Full Story
Social outrage increased after two young people lost their left eye due to the explosion of a tear gas canister thrown by the cops.
This Thursday, a Cuban medical brigade "Henry Reeve" traveled to the department of Quiché, in Guatemala, to attend that area of the country, affected by the passage of the tropical depressions Eta and Iota.
The Executive branch sent a budget proposal containing extensive reductions for health and human rights issues.
Social outrage is a result of President Alejandro Gianmattei's mismanagement of resources allocated to address the COVID-19 pandemic.
"Both patients are stable, but the older man remains in delicate condition," Roosevelt Hospital spokeswoman Sharon Avila informed.
Congress President Allan Rodriguez along with other 16 lawmakers announced the decision in a message broadcast in the early hours of Monday morning.
The demonstration held in front of the National Palace demanded the resignation of President Alejandro Giammattei.
The Human Rights Ombudsman's Office of the Central American nation called on the police forces to avoid repression.
Many of the dead were buried in their homes in a remote village, where mudslides had swallowed about 150 houses.