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News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: More Than 40 Percent of Guatemalan Children With Chronic Malnutrition

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24555&SEO=more-than-40-percent-of-guatemalan-children-with-chronic-malnutrition
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Baja Verapaz, Chimaltenango and Sololá, with high historical malnutrition rates. Mario Touchette, representative of the United Nations Program, assured that the institution will continue to support the Guatemala Executive to achieve the Sustainable ...

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: Guatemala Crisis 2015: Thousands Demand Resignation Of President Otto Pérez Molina Following Former Vice President Roxana Baldetti Arrest

News channel or source: http://www.latintimes.com/guatemala-crisis-2015-thousands-demand-resignation-president-otto-perez-molina-337001
Publication date: hursday 27 August 2015

Baja Verapaz, Petén, Sacatepéquez and Huehuetenango. Star Guatemalan soccer player Carlos Ruiz joined protesters in Guatemala City.

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: Guatemala Begins Dig for Massacre Victims

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1993/10/08/world/guatemala-begins-dig-for-massacre-victims.html
Publication date: hursday 07 October 1993

The National Committee for Displaced People contends that Government troops, who had previously killed the male members of the village of Rio Negro in the Baja Verapaz region of Northern Guatemala, clubbed and shot the women and children to death on March ...

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: The Alliance for Prosperity: Solution to the Central American Migrant Crisis or Déjà Vu?

News channel or source: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/34776-the-alliance-for-prosperity-solution-to-the-central-american-migrant-crisis-or-deja-vu
Publication date: Saturday 13 February 2016

This year Guatemala inaugurated a new president ... in which the military killed hundreds of Achí Maya people along the Río Negro in the department of Baja Verapaz. Energy production has been a source of social conflict since it first began to gain ...

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: Spielberg's Shoah Foundation documents Guatemala genocide

News channel or source: http://www.nwitimes.com/news/world/spielberg-s-shoah-foundation-documents-guatemala-genocide/article_4344ccd6-ba4a-52ed-8b39-ee6bc5a1cbed.html
Publication date: Sunday 27 December 2015

Toward that end, workers are fanning out into the countryside to interview people such as Chen, an indigenous Achi man who survived the massacres in Rio Negro, Baja Verapaz department, about 110 miles north of Guatemala City. "We are farmers," Chen told ...

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: Steven Spielberg's Shoah Foundation documenting oral histories from Guatemala genocide

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/12/26/steven-spielberg-shoah-foundation-documenting-oral-histories-from-guatemala.html
Publication date: Friday 25 December 2015

Toward that end, workers are fanning out into the countryside to interview people such as Chen, an indigenous Achi man who survived the massacres in Rio Negro, Baja Verapaz department, about 110 miles (175 kilometers) north of Guatemala City. "We are ...

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: F.R. Lucas Garcia, 81; Brutal Ex-Ruler of Guatemala

News channel or source: http://articles.latimes.com/2006/may/30/local/me-fernando30
Publication date: onday 29 May 2006

In 2000, human rights leaders in Guatemala City filed a criminal complaint against Lucas Garcia saying his administration had carried out several massacres in the states of Rabinal, Baja Verapaz and Quiche. More than 150 peasants were allegedly killed.

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: Guatemala: Ex-officials arrested for civil war killings

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/news/politics-elections/2016/01/06/guatemala-exofficials-arrested-for-civil-war-killings-n2100654
Publication date: Wednesday 06 January 2016

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday announced ... The detentions involve incidents such as the 1982 massacre at Plan de Sanchez, Baja Verapaz department, in which soldiers and militia members tortured, sexually abused and killed local residents.

News Guatemala » Baja Verapaz: Guatemalan president spars with US over Chixoy Dam reparations

News channel or source: http://www.ticotimes.net/2014/02/11/guatemalan-president-spars-with-us-over-chixoy-dam-reparations
Publication date: uesday 13 April 2010

Located in north-central Guatemala between the departments of Baja Verapaz, Quiché and Alta Verapaz, the Chixoy Dam was built in the early ’80s with World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank funds. In the process, 33 Mayan communities were ...