April 11, 2021

US considering cash transfer program to Central America to stem migration wave

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The United States is considering the idea of an economic alleviation program for Central America that would see the North American country sending [...]
April 9, 2021

U.S. Embassy Charge D’ Affaires: ‘No definitive date for resumption of new visa applicant interviews’

Gilges explained today that those who go through the application process are currently being issued potential interview dates in June or July, 2021.
April 9, 2021

US Special Envoy Ricardo Zúñiga says democracy and rule of law are important to better economic situation in Guatemala, El Salvador

Zúñiga, who is going to be responsible for US relations with both countries and Honduras, visited the region to hold talks with the governments with the [...]
April 8, 2021

United States Embassy cautions parents against sending unaccompanied children to the US

Gilges, speaking on the widely-publicized story of 12-year-old Ashley Enriquez, who migrated from Belize to the US, said that it was luck that got Enriquez through [...]
March 30, 2021

12-year-old unaccompanied Ashley Enriquez united with her father after crossing the Mexico/US border

Enriquez left Belize earlier this month with her mother's blessing, in an effort to escape an increasingly difficult life in Belize. Breaking Belize News (BBN) confirmed [...]
March 29, 2021

12-year old Belizean girl allegedly part of unaccompanied minors group heading to the US

She tells the reporter that her mother is back in Belize while her father is in Houston, Texas, but does not say exactly why she is [...]
June 17, 2020

Belizean to be charged for Immigration offense; Guatemalans issued with order to leave

The men were taken to the San Ignacio Community Hospital to be swabbed for COVID-19 per the Ministry of Health's protocol.
June 16, 2020

Three Guatemalans busted entering Belize illegally

According to confirmed reports, on Friday evening, officers responded to a tip, and set up a check point in Unitedville Village.