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Ex-general wins Guatemala presidential vote
Pledge to tackle poverty and crime helps Otto Perez Molina become the first military man to take power since 1986.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2011 12:51 GMT
Ex-general ahead in Guatemala opinion polls
Molina tipped to win Sunday's run-off vote in Central American nation suffering from rampant poverty and crime.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2011 13:57 GMT
Guatemalans seek solutions to violence
Crime a key issue for voters in Central American nation with one of the world's highest murder rates.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2011 08:04 GMT
Guatemala vote leads to presidential runoff
Retired general Otto Perez Molina receives most support, but fails to win 50 per cent of votes required for victory.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2011 02:22 GMT
Guatemalan vote heads towards runoff
Former general ahead in early counting, but presidency race in Central American nation looks set to go to second round.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2011 09:58 GMT
Guatemala votes for new president
An ex-general with an "iron fist" is front-runner as presidential election begins in the violence-plagued nation.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 15:13 GMT
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