Opinion

Why did Latin America stop standing up for Palestine?

After a visible shift to the right, Latin American governments are aligning with Israel.

Cecilia Baeza

by Cecilia Baeza

Cecilia Baeza

Guatemala

Guatemala's Volcano of Fire: Lava flows prompt new evacuations

Death toll from Fuego's most violent eruption in four decades has been gradually rising and now stands at 109.

Guatemala's Volcano of Fire:  Lava flows prompt new evacuations

Guatemala

Guatemala volcano death toll rises to 109

Dangerous flows of lava prompt a new round of evacuations of rescue workers and nearby villages.

Guatemala

'My daughter must have been swept away'

Survivors of Guatemala's Fuego volcano eruption hold onto the slim hope of finding their loved ones alive.

Fuego volcano disaster: 'My daughter must have been swept away'

Latin America

Dozens dead as volcano erupts in Guatemala

Disaster agency fears death toll could climb even higher because some areas remain inaccessible by rescuers.

Environment

Guatemala's Fuego volcano eruption kills dozens

Death toll expected to climb as rescuers attend to badly injured victims.

Fuego volcano eruption kills 25, injures hundreds in Guatemala

Latin America

Guatemala: A disabled women's struggle for more independence

From transportation to building access, getting around in Guatemala City can be a struggle, when not downright dangerous, for disabled people, but one government worker is trying to change that.

Immigration

'You killed her': Guatemalan shot by US Border Patrol

Rights groups decry killing of Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzales, 20, who was killed by an agent near the Mexico border.

Indigenous Guatemalan woman shot dead by US Border Patrol

Human Rights

More and more are fleeing Central America violence: UN

UN agency expresses concern over the increase in number of people fleeing violence and persecution in Central America.

Central Americans are fleeing violence in higher numbers: UNHCR

Guatemala

Guatemala opens embassy in Jerusalem after US move

Following in US' footsteps, Guatemala opens its embassy in Jerusalem, despite international condemnation.

Guatemala opens embassy in Jerusalem after US move

Jerusalem

Guatemala announces embassy move to Jerusalem

Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales said he will move his country's embassy to Jerusalem two days after the US will.

Guatemala announces embassy move to Jerusalem in May

Guatemala

Community radio 'keeps culture and language alive'

Despite the legal challenges, Indigenous communities use radio to 'keep their language and culture alive'.

Guatemala

Guatemala ex-president, ministers arrested over graft

Former president and nine of his ex-ministers suspected of having embezzled funds and committed fraud in 2010.

Honduras

Honduras rubbish: Eco-cides take over Caribbean coast

Masses of rubbish are floating in the Caribbean, along the coast from neighbouring Guatemala. They are known as ‘eco-cides’ in Honduras.

Jerusalem

Guatemala says Jerusalem embassy move is final

Controversial decision to relocate the country's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem follows in US footsteps.

Guatemala says Jerusalem embassy move is final