June 3, 2021

Guatemalan Government says Prime Minister John Briceño’s visit to Guatemala ‘advances the strengthening of bonds of friendship and cooperation between Belize and Guatemala’

The statement said that while the Territorial, Insular and Maritime Diferendum is resolved by the International Court of Justice both leaders “reiterated their commitment to advance [...]
June 2, 2021

Guatemalan president Giammattei says Belize Prime Minister John Briceño’s visit to Guatemala is a historic event, Briceño invites Giammattei to visit Belize

In a joint declaration at the Guatemalan Presidential Palace after their meeting today, Giammattei started out welcoming Belize’s Prime Minister John Briceño thanking for accepting the [...]
June 2, 2021

Prime Minister Briceño makes 1st official visit to Guatemala

The visit was preceded by bilateral ministerial and senior officials’ meetings held earlier in the year.
June 2, 2021

Prime Minister meets Guatemalan President

May 28, 2021

Belize-Guatemala illegal wildlife trafficking taskforce reconstituted

The aim of the taskforce is to create a platform for exchange for information related to illegal wildlife traffic and to put into operation an action [...]
May 18, 2021

Belize- Guatemala joint commission meets

In March 2021, the foreign ministers of both countries agreed to re-activate the commission.
April 22, 2021

Ex-Belize ambassador Joel Nagel predicts financial damages for Guatemala, not land, in ICJ dispute

“The prevailing view among legal experts around the world is that the court will overwhelmingly reject Guatemala’s demands and, at most, will award it financial damages [...]
March 31, 2021

Guatemala continues operation to stop wave of Honduran migrants which has fizzled out

Guatemalan daily Prensa Libre and Honduran daily La Prensa reported today that the caravan had broken down because of police blockades in Honduras and just a [...]