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Thousands displaced by Guatemala's land grabs
The government has promised to give land to thousands of people evicted two and a half years ago.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 06:08 GMT
Guatemala builds eco-friendly school
A unique project is helping to clean up local environment in western highlands region of San Juan Comalapa.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 12:27 GMT
Guatemala's Maya divided over genocide ruling
Court's overturning of former dictator Efrain Rios Montt's conviction elicits mixed reactions from indigenous group.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 09:12 GMT
Efforts under way to save Gautemala's jaguars
New initiative aims to help improve relations between man and cat, and help guide conservation policy.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 03:02 GMT
Efforts to save Guatemala's iconic birds
A conservation programme monitors and protects macaws' last remaining stronghold in El Peru.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 12:01 GMT
Guatemala's farmers ditch hybrid seeds
Local farmers return to agricultural roots by seeking alternative to modern chemical-intensive farming.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 20:07 GMT
Private city proposal divides Guatemala
Architects of metropolis say it will create liveable community, but critics say it will separate the rich from the poor.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 23:44 GMT
Guatemalans protest over genocide retrial
Many worried justice will not be served after court overturns conviction of ex-military leader Efrain Rios Montt.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 11:06 GMT
Challenges remain for justice in Guatemala
Many wonder if ruling against Efrain Rios Montt will hold after ex-military ruler's conviction in genocide trial.
Last updated: 12 May 2013 19:03 GMT
Guatemala schools struggle to meet UN goals
Many indigenous communities still lack basic education infrastructure despite UN development goals.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2013 09:27 GMT
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Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
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Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
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