Guatemala (i/ˌɡwɑːtᵻˈmɑːləˌɡwæ-ˌɡɑː-/GWAH-tə-MAH-lə, GWAT-ə-MAH-lə or GAH-tə-MAH-lə; Spanish:[gwateˈmala]), officially the Republic of Guatemala (Spanish:República de Guatemala), is a country in Central America bordered by Mexico to the north and west, the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, Belize to the northeast, the Caribbean to the east, Honduras to the east and El Salvador to the southeast. With an estimated population of around 15.8 million, it is the most populous state in Central America. A representative democracy, Guatemala's capital and largest city is Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción, also known as Guatemala City.
In Guatemala, El ...The US government has supported various programs focused on gender-based violence, including funding a family law center, mediation center, and play therapy center (for ) in El Salvador and training police officers on domestic violence procedures in Guatemala.
MULBERRY — A 5-year-old girl was killed Saturday after a drunken and speeding driver crashed into the back of a car she was riding in on State Road 60, the Polk CountySheriff’s Office said. Ernesto Lopez Morales, 32, an undocumented immigrant from Guatemala, had no headlights on at the time of the 8.30 p.m.
When Carlitos, a 2-year-old boy from Guatemala, was finally allowed to enter the United States from Tijuana, it was in an ambulance ... They had fled Guatemala due to death threats in June ... Ana, 37, of Guatemala explains her 2-year-old son’s medical condition at Al Otro Lado’s office in Tijuana.
In Guatemala, war veterans blocked roads across the country, demanding the payment of compensation for services rendered during the 1960-1996 civil war ... In Guatemala, former military officers blocked roads across 17 departments on 12 and 13 October, demanding compensation for their service during the Guatemalan civil war.
Four journalists and more than a dozen police officers were injured when the group of veterans of Guatemala’s 1961-1996 civil war stormed Congress to press for passage of a bill that would provide ex-soldiers or their families with roughly $15,500 in compensation.
Chinebal, Guatemala – Anibal Agurtia blows into the conch shell tied to a red string around his hand, calling people to the clearing ... The local prosecutor’s office in Morales, in Guatemala’s Izabal department, is in charge of an ongoing investigation into the events of October 31, the national public prosecutor’s office told Al Jazeera.