October 30, 2020

CARICOM Heads of Government re-emphasize support for Belize in dispute with Guatemala

In a communique released late yesterday, the Heads of Government "noted the extension of the time limits for the submission of the Memorials and the Counter [...]
October 13, 2020

Guatemalan armed forces deployed to adjacency area following the escape of 28 inmates from Belize Central Prison

By BBN Staff: Local media in Peten is reporting that Guatemalan authorities have deployed officers of the Guatemalan armed forces to the adjacency area following the [...]
October 7, 2020

Belizean stranded in Guatemala; Ministry of Foreign Affairs advises to find Belize Embassy

Local news in Melchor De Mencos reported that Kelton, a Belizean is in Guatemala cannot return to Belize due to the pandemic.
October 7, 2020

Two Guatemalans busted preparing to plant inside of Chiquibul

FCD says that Eduardo Ramirez, 31,  and Wilmer Guerra, 28, from Dolores, Peten, Guatemala were detained in the area north of Rio Blanco located in the [...]
October 5, 2020

Friends for Conservation: Guatemalan cattle ranches appear to be advancing further into Belize

But, that the Vaca Forest Reserve, south of Benque Viejo and Arenal is of high concern.
September 20, 2020

Belize Defense Force keeps Guatemalan Armed Forces from harassing Territorial Volunteers

BTV leader Wil Maheia explained that, on Saturday, the group was headed to Sarstoon island for its 12th annual visit to plant a Belizean flag on [...]
September 20, 2020
BTV Leader Wil Maheia

Despite the threat of COVID-19, cross-border activity still going on in Toledo

And deputy leader of the Belize Progressive Party (BPP), Wil Maheia, told us this week that people continue to take their chances with COVID-19 and the [...]
September 19, 2020

Belize Territorial Volunteers met by Guatemalan Armed Forces in Belizean waters on trip to Sarstoon Island