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Guatemalans march over president's bid to close UN anti-graft unit

Jan 13, 2019 - 11:14 AM

Marchers wave banners saying 'We reject the government of the corrupt' amid rising international concern

IN PROTEST. People take part in a demonstration in support of the United Nations International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala City on January 12, 2019. Photo by Orlando Estrada/AFP

Top Guatemala court overturns bid to close U.N. anti-graft mission

Jan 10, 2019 - 9:50 AM

The constitutional court orders government authorities to tell staff and civil servants to cooperate with the UN mission

UN MISSION. In this file photo, members of social organizations demonstrate against President Jimmy Morales' decisions regarding the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG) outside the Congress in Guatemala City on September 25, 2018. File photo by Johan Ordonez/AFP

Nearly 50,000 sexual exploitation victims in Guatemala – report

May 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Organized criminal groups make an estimated 1 6 billion a year from sexual exploitation in Guatemala equivalent to 2 7 of the country s GDP the report reveals

PROSTITUTION. General view of a zone known as 'La Linea' (The Line), in Guatemala City, Guatemala. This location just passed the railroad is one of the most popular zones of prostitution in the city. File photo by Saul Martinez/EPA