Accusations of abuse and neglect have come to light after a fire at a state-funded youth shelter killed 41 girls.
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Latin America09 Mar 2017 04:37 GMT
At least 21 girls found dead after fire apparently started in protest against alleged abuse at care home in Guatemala.
Latin America22 Jul 2016 09:16 GMT
Meet the Mayan healers keeping various forms of traditional healing alive for poor indigenous Guatemalans.
Poverty & Development26 Mar 2016 09:21 GMT
Poverty and threats of violence, kidnapping and extortion force many to make multiple attempts to reach the US.
Human Rights03 Mar 2016 15:53 GMT
Indigenous victims of sexual slavery during Guatemala's war hope precedent-setting trial will help others get justice.
Latin America25 Jan 2016 13:22 GMT
Meet the man who leads Central American migrants through a lethal gauntlet as they attempt to reach the US.
Guatemala15 Jan 2016 08:51 GMT
Jimmy Morales takes reins of power riding on the back of public anger at rampant corruption among political elite.
14 Jan 2016 14:30 GMT
Some of the nearly 8,000 Cuban migrants who were stuck in Costa Rica are closer to their final goal: the US border.
Talk to Al Jazeera08 Jan 2016 20:03 GMT
We speak to Otto Perez Molina at a military prison as he waits to find out if he will stand trial on corruption charges.
Opinion21 Dec 2015 07:23 GMT
Protests against corruption and the electoral shifts point to a region that has consolidated democratic governance.
Latin America01 Dec 2015 09:33 GMT
Authorities say fight erupted between members of rival gangs inside overcrowded prison outside Guatemala City.
Latin America26 Oct 2015 12:19 GMT
Jimmy Morales takes commanding lead over rival, a former first lady, as he is on course to become the next president.
Latin America25 Oct 2015 20:27 GMT
Guatemalans cast ballots in presidential runoff amid fallout of massive corruption scandal
Latin America04 Oct 2015 12:18 GMT
Hundreds of people are still missing but chances of survival are low after massive landslide killed at least 86 people.
Latin America04 Oct 2015 02:39 GMT
Rescue crews search for survivors after a hillside collapsed onto a town on the edge of the capital Guatemala City.
Talk to Al Jazeera12 Sep 2015 11:24 GMT
Interim President Maldonado and a leader of the protest movement discuss Guatemala's corruption scandal and its fallout.
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