Prosecutors are investigating an alleged bribe from Russian businessmen to President Alejandro Giammattei.
Move comes after sacking of former anti-corruption prosecutor spurred mass protests and international criticism.
Demonstrators are calling for the president and the attorney general to step down as government corruption increases.
Juan Francisco Sandoval was sacked last week as the head of a prosecution unit charged with tackling corruption.
Juan Francisco Sandoval fled early on Saturday after being dismissed in a move that sparked international condemnation.
Juan Francisco Sandoval dismissed as head of a special anti-corruption agency against impunity.
Search for and identification of remains of civil war disappeared provides hope for families, but challenges persist.
Retired military officials will stand trial on charges of disappearing and killing dissidents in 1980s during civil war.
United States VP Kamala Harris is on a three-day trip to Central America aiming to stem the flow of migrants to the US.
Migrant advocates call for rights-based approach ahead of Vice President Harris’ visit to Guatemala and Mexico.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken wraps trip to Costa Rica, while VP Kamala Harris gears for a visit to Central America.
Hundreds of police have been deployed to restore order at the Cantel Prison, where at least seven inmates were killed.
The US State Department lists several Central American politicians and officials ‘credibly alleged’ to be corrupt.
Unless Guatemala speeds up experts say coronavirus vaccine doses that have yet to be administered expire next month.