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Aug 12, 2019
Conservative candidate Alejandro Giammattei elected as President of Guatemala, expected to take office in JanuaryConservative Alejandro Giammattei was elected as Guatemala's president, defeating former first lady Sandra Torres in a run-off, the central American country's electoral court said.
Jul 11, 2019
‘Detention centres are cruel’: Migrant woman whose infant daughter died in US facility says treatment given to immigrants is ‘extremely unfair’A Guatemalan woman whose infant daughter died after being held by US immigration authorities denounced the "cruelty" of the country's migrant detention centres on Wednesday.
Jul 10, 2019
Homeland Security report says migrant arrests at US-Mexico border fell 28% in a month due to ‘tightened controls’The number of migrants detained after entering the US across the southern border fell 28 percent in June from May as both the United States and Mexico tightened controls, the Department of Homeland Security announced on Tuesday.
Jul 01, 2019
Bodies of migrant father, daughter who drowned while attempting to cross US-Mexico border brought to El Salvador for burialThe young father and daughter who drowned in each other's arms last week in an attempt to swim across the Rio Grande to the United States have been returned to El Salvador for an expected burial at a private ceremony in the capital on Monday. Photographs of Valeria, lying face down in the water with her little arm wrapped around the neck of her father, Oscar Alberto Martínez, broke hearts around the world and underscored the dangers that migrants undertake in trying to reach the US. A total of 283 migrant deaths were recorded along the 2,000-mile US-Mexico border last year.
Jun 19, 2019
World Refugee Day tomorrow: UN report says 71 million displaced globally due to war, persecution and other violenceA record of 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the United Nations refugee agency said Wednesday
Feb 01, 2019
Women, immigrants, workers affected by US govt shutdown to 'surround' Donald Trump during State of Union addressWhen Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Union address, he'll be surrounded by reminders of the 2018 elections that delivered Democrats the House majority and a record number of women to Congress
Dec 30, 2018
Donald Trump blames Democrats for border deaths of migrant children as govt budget standoff in US Congress continuesDonald Trump's comments come after the separate deaths of two Guatemalan children, aged seven and eight, who crossed the border illegally with relatives who were taken into custody by US Border Patrol.
Dec 27, 2018
‘Whatever it takes, we need a wall’: Why the final Donald Trump crisis of 2018 isn't going away in 2019What’s Donald Trump playing at with his $5 billion demand for a wall and shutting down the government - the third in the last 12 months - in Christmas season? For one, this has echoes of what his chief strategist and inscrutable mastermind of the 2016 campaign Steve Bannon told a reporter after Trump pulled off the greatest political upset in American history: "Brother, Hollywood doesn't make movies where the bad guys win" - a riff on Gregory Peck's lines from Twelve O'Clock High.
Dec 26, 2018
Guatemalan boy dies in US immigration custody; 8-year-old becomes second child to die at border in DecemberThe death of the Guatemalan boy came during an ongoing dispute over border security and with a partial US government shutdown underway over President Donald Trump's request for border wall funding.
Dec 26, 2018
Daily Bulletin: Day-long bank strike today; Congress to revisit Mandsaur farmers' protest case; day's top storiesToday's top stories: Bank strike to affect services at state-owned lenders; toll in the Indonesia tsunami rises to 429, with 154 still missing; KC Venugopal meets senior leaders amid growing dissent among Karnataka Congress MLAs; and more.