September 27, 2023

Opposition Leader suggests mandatory military service for teenagers to reduce crime and instill nationalistic pride

Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2023. 9:32 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Joining the Belize Defence Force (BDF) has long been a voluntary choice – one involving […]
September 7, 2023

Drugs and crime: United States to lend further support in dealing with transnational activity

Posted: Thursday, September 7, 2023. 10:52 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Elaborating on specific commitments that the United States government has made in partnership with Belize […]
August 29, 2023

Javier Montano fined and expelled, ending ‘Mexican Cartel’ saga

Posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2023. 10:02 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: 31-year-old Javier Montano Martinez has been expelled from Belize after paying another fine for an […]
August 25, 2023

Police confirm discovery of black M4 rifle believed to have been stolen from Belize Defence Force

Posted: Friday, August 25, 2023. 2:20 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: According to police, on Wednesday, August 23, at about 1:30 p.m., police searched an abandoned […]
August 23, 2023

Senior attorney Hubert Elrington walks out on day 1 of drug plane trial in Magistrate’s Court after “odyssey” of testimony

Posted: Wednesday, August 23, 2023. 9:32 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Frustrated that the State will not get to the point of why his clients are […]
July 11, 2023

Standoff at Sarstoon: Territorial Volunteers challenge Belize Defence Force

Posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2023. 4:58 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: They risked arrest and Governmental ire, but the Belize Territorial Volunteers made their point on […]
July 5, 2023

Impatient Territorial Volunteers threaten to take over security at Sarstoon over ‘abandoned’ Forward Operating Base

Posted: Wednesday, July 5, 2023. 11:07 am CST. By Aaron Humes: According to the Belize Territorial Volunteers, it has now been a year since the Belize […]
June 29, 2023

Belize Defence Force, Belize Coast Guard participate in training with Louisiana Army National Guard at Fort Johnson, Louisiana

Posted: Thursday, June 29, 2023. 9:28 am CST. Photo Credit: U.S. Army National Guard (photo by Sgt. 1st Class Scott D. Longstreet) By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Louisiana […]