November 10, 2015

Ambassador Alexis Rosado meets President Jimmy Morales: “professional…conciliatory”

In his Monday press conference, as he had previously predicted, Morales' message given to Rosado to report to Belize was, in the Prime Minister's words, "professional and perhaps even [...]
November 9, 2015

Cabinet Sub-Committee to be formed on Guatemala issue

As for what happens next, that ball is in Guatemala's court, where President-elect Jimmy Morales is to be sworn in in January. P.M. Barrow says he [...]
October 25, 2015

The Wall of Death – Help us Save Belize

On April 22, 2004, in Monkey River, at the first public, Belizean fishermen acknowledged the great harm to our fisheries due to gill net fishing, and [...]
October 17, 2015

Truck stolen by Guatemalans in San Ignacio, no checkpoints to help

Since those orders have been in effect, several crimes have been reported that could be attributed to a lack of checkpoints, the latest incident being last [...]
October 13, 2015

Belize Fisheries Department boat intercepted by Guatemalan Coast Guard

The Fisheries boat was travelling down the Sarstoon River when it was intercepted by a Guatemalan military vessel which interfered with the fisheries officers, trying to [...]
October 7, 2015

PUP releases diplomatic notes over Sarstoon incident to Amandala

The newspaper says it was given permission by Senator and former Foreign Minister and Ambassador Lisa Shoman to print the notes publicly, but does not say [...]
October 6, 2015

PUP promise consultation with people on Guatemalan claim

Tuesday, October 6th 2015. BMG: Foreign Minister Wilfred Elrington's speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Friday in New York City has drawn condemnation in [...]
October 3, 2015

COLA, PUP bash Elrington’s UN address

His 19-minute address touched topics ranging from natural threats including climate change to activities happening in Belize at the local level. But it is what he [...]