February 12, 2023

International News: Third ‘foreign object’ shot down in North America in a week

By Aaron Humes: The BBC reports that a third ‘foreign object,’ this one unidentified, has been shot down in North American airspace in a week.
January 29, 2023

The Belize Defence Force: 45 years of “Shoulder to Shoulder”

The BDF was formed in 1978 via the amalgamation of the Belize Volunteer Guards and the Police Special Force. The former had existed in various forms [...]
January 27, 2023

Soldiers hospitalized after traffic mishap on Coastal Road

At about 2:50 p.m., Police responded to a report of a road traffic accident on Coastal Road between miles 14 and 15. Upon arrival, they observed [...]
December 21, 2022

Belize Defence Force congratulates two officers for graduating from the United States Naval Postgraduate School

By Rubén Morales Iglesias:
November 27, 2022

Belize Defense Force conducting investigation into soldier who was shot at Valentin Conservation Post

The incident occurred around 3:30 p.m. and the soldier, who was shot to the upper left of the buttocks, was taken to the Western Regional Hospital [...]
November 18, 2022

Coast Guard assist in repair of roof, ceiling at Belize City’s Queen Square Anglican Primary School

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Belize Coast Guard assisted in repairing the roof and ceiling at Queen Square Anglican Primary School in Belize City.
November 15, 2022
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Former Minister John Saldivar is ‘designated’ by United States, barred from U.S. due to alleged bribe-taking and corruption

Former Minister of Government and Belmopan area representative John Birchman Saldivar, 55, is accused of “significant corruption”, specifically, accepting bribes “for the improper acquisition of Belizean [...]
November 12, 2022

Belize Audubon Society staff help bird recover at Half Moon Caye

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Hurricanes knock anything in their way; it doesn’t matter if what’s in the way are buildings, trees, people, or animals (birds included).