April 21, 2022

Annual U.S. Human Rights Report on Belize cites “significant human rights issues,” little action by the Government

It adds that the government of Prime Minister John Briceno “took steps both administratively and through the courts to prosecute some public officials who committed abuses, [...]
March 1, 2022

United States donates new school building in rural Belize

Built at a cost of US$435,000, the three-classroom building comes with a four-stall restroom, an elevated water tank, and a sidewalk connecting the facility to existing [...]
February 27, 2022

Ukraine crisis leads to freezing out of Russia in sports

According to the BBC, Poland will boycott their World Cup play-off against Russia because of the invasion of Ukraine, with captain Robert Lewandowski saying "we can't [...]
February 20, 2022

U.S. Intelligence says Putin has given the order for Russia to invade Ukraine

Appearing on the CBS show "Face the Nation" Secretary of State Antony Blinken, said that Russian commanders have been ordered to invade Ukraine and they are [...]
February 5, 2022

Belize Coast Guard rescues two Canadian sailors at Lighthouse Reef

After receiving the call around 8:16 p.m. personnel proceeded to a point two nautical miles South of Hat Caye where they encountered a sail vessel named [...]
January 24, 2022

Brigadier General Azariel Loria takes command of Belize Defence Force

Brigadier General Azariel Loria takes over from retired Brigadier General Steven Ortega, who stepped down last December. He was sworn in by Acting Chief Justice Michelle [...]
January 12, 2022

Consultations begin on development of the National Security and Defence Strategy 2022-2027

The National Security Council is directed by the Ministry of National Defence and Border Security, coordinated by the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff within [...]
December 31, 2021

Belize Territorial Volunteers cook up a barbeque for Belize troops at Southern border

“We are going to prepare a little meal to show appreciation to the troops who defend the Southern border,” said Wil Maheia of the BTV to [...]