[QODLink]
person > Alvaro Colom
Result(s): 1 - 10 of about 37  < PREVIOUS   |  NEXT >
Alfonso Portillo describes extradition to the US, where he will face money-laundering charges, as a "kidnapping".
In a break with his past positions, Guatemala's president recently suggested decriminalising illegal drugs.
It was a watershed year for bringing human rights abusers to justice in Latin America.
The Colom administration did not deal with embezzlement, resulting in a damning assessment in a recent report.
President "requests the forgiveness" of the family of Jacobo Arbenz, a leftist who was violently removed from power.
Former general ahead in early counting, but presidency race in Central American nation looks set to go to second round.
An ex-general with an "iron fist" is front-runner as presidential election begins in the violence-plagued nation.
WikiLeaks cables on the US 'war on drugs' reveal saucy diplomatic prose on Mexico, Afghanistan, Haiti and Burma.
US presidential commission discloses gruesome specifics of 1940s experiments on prison inmates and mental patients.
Guatemalan president says international drug trafficking gangs are the biggest threat facing Guatemala and the region.
 < PREVIOUS    |  NEXT >
Featured on Al Jazeera
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
 
join the #freeajstaff campaign
< >
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.