July 29, 2021

Nationwide protests in Guatemala call for President, Attorney General to resign

Posted: Thursday, July 29, 2021. 10:23 am CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Thousands are protesting in Guatemalan cities and towns calling for President Alejandro Giammattei and Attorney […]
July 27, 2021

Guatemalan government pressured from within and without after anti-corruption prosecutor flees the country upon being fired

Posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2021. 6:07 pm CST. Photo Credit: @agenciaocote By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Guatemalan government is being pressured both by internal and external […]
July 13, 2021

Magnitude 4.9 earthquake reported in Guatemala on Tuesday morning

Posted: Tuesday, July 13, 2021. 9:20 am CST. Photo credit: INSIVUMEH By Rubén Morales Iglesias: A 4.9 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale was reported this morning […]
July 9, 2021

1.5 million vaccines donated by the US to Guatemala to be used for teachers, people with underlying diseases

Posted: Friday, July 9, 2021. 11:29 am CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Guatemalan president Alejandro Giammattei said on Thursday that 1.5 million Moderna vaccines donated by the […]
July 7, 2021

Hospitals in Guatemala being overrun with COVID-19 patients

Posted: Wednesday, July 7, 2021. 12:21 pm CST. By Rubén Morale Iglesias: Public hospitals are being overrun with COVID-19 patients, according to reports out of Guatemala. In […]
March 24, 2021

Guatemala’s Pacaya volcano after 48 days erupting, still very active

Posted: Wednesday, March 24, 2021. 11:53 am CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Guatemala volcano which left the three Belizean cyclists, namely Henri Li, Jafari Castro and […]
January 31, 2021

Guatemalan immigrants among those massacred in northern Mexico

Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2021. 11:00 am CST. By BBN Staff: Mexican authorities have confirmed that two Guatemalan immigrants were among the group of 19 people […]
January 17, 2021

Guatemalan Military clash with migrant caravan: Tear gas fired at crowds

Posted: Sunday, January 17, 2021. 1:51 pm CST. Photo Credit: Las Noticias del Rincón By BBN Staff: A violent exchange erupted this weekend between Guatemalan security forces […]