B2S-2017_BBN
Eight year old drowns in man-made pond
April 22, 2016
Prime Minister Barrow Convenes National Security Council Meeting
April 22, 2016

OAS asks Belize and Guatemala to avoid escalation of tensions

Posted: Friday, April 22, 2016. 1:43 p.m. CST

OASBy BBN Staff: A press release issued by the OAS General Secretariat this afternoon, states that it will investigate the shooting incident that has sparked tension between Guatemala and Belize.

The release asks both countries to avoid an escalation of tensions and to renew efforts to establish lasting peace, as well as encourages the use of the International Court of Justice to resolve the dispute.

It also sends condolences to the family of the minor who was shot and emphasizes the need to put in place confidence building measures that will prevent future confrontations which could put at risk, peace and stability in the adjacency zone and Sarstoon River.

© 2016, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *