The migrants still in Tecun Uman have decided to wait for more travelers to arrive with the hope of having a better chance of advancing in large numbers.Full Story
The Mexican Secretariat for Home Affairs reasserted its decision not to grant transit permits to Central American migrants.Full Story
Lopez Obrador will not grant transit visas to migrants heading to the United States.
The right-wing physician assumes as president with the promise of reducing insecurity and containing poverty.
The U.S. pressured El Salvador (Sept. 20), Guatemala (July 26), and Honduras (Sept. 25) to sign safe-third country type-deals, threatening them with sanctions and to cut off aid.
Since 2015, when the project began, taekwondo and other self-defense techniques have gained a popularity among women in Tipulcan that would have been unthinkable before. But it hasn’t been an easy task.
"It is not conceivable to send asylum seekers in a country where the murder rate is five times that of the U.S.," rights groups said.
Guatemala’s Interior Minister Enrique Degenhart says the government is considering declaring a state of seige in Solola after centuries' old land, water dispute erupts again.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruling limits the rights of Central American children and puts them at further risk.
Despite having lived more than 44 states of exception over the last two decades, Guatemala is about to be declared a "safe territory" for asylum seekers.
The state of siege law gives the military new powers to arrest and interrogate suspects and prohibits organized protests in the targeted areas.