Demonstrators are calling for the president and the attorney general to step down as government corruption increases.
Jeff Abbott is a freelance journalist based in Guatemala. He covers social movements, human rights and politics in Latin America.
Search for and identification of remains of civil war disappeared provides hope for families, but challenges persist.
Facing hunger and economic crisis at home, migrants say they have little hope – and no choice but to leave for US.
Guatemala’s Congress annulled a contentious budget this week, but protesters are still calling for president to resign.
US Senate committee report alleges DHS personnel rounded up Honduran migrants Guatemala in ‘unauthorised’ operation.
Guatemalans deported by the US are threatened and shunned after officials say dozens test positive for the coronavirus.
Residents say Guatemala’s healthcare system is not equipped to handle the virus’s spread in rural and Indigenous areas.
Authorities say the 29-year-old man started showing symptoms for the novel coronavirus after being deported last week.
Officials say the suspension will last until protocols are created that ensure the health of deported asylum seekers.
National Guard use pepper spray, shields to break up caravan of asylum seekers, migrants outside Tapachula.