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News Guatemala » Escuintla: Why is community radio in Guatemala important?

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Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Sumpango, Guatemala - Sitting in a courtyard ... Quiche, Solala, Sacatepequez and Escuintla, among other areas. "I, as an indigenous woman, have the opportunity at my fingertips to communicate myself in a different way, to bring information to the ...

News Guatemala » Escuintla: Volcán de Fuego from Earth and space

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Publication date: Sunday 04 February 2018

Guatemala’s Volcán de Fuego began a new round of explosive ... Falling ash affected tens of thousands of people, primarily in the provinces of Escuintla and Chimaltenango. Lava from two active conduits flowed through four ravines, leading officials ...

News Guatemala » Escuintla: Mother sparks outrage after she is filmed punishing her young boy by standing on his chest so hard he can't cry out in Guatemala

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Publication date: onday 06 June 2016

Guatemalan news site Prensa Libre reports the shocking scene occurred at the camp La Barrita, near the southern-central city of Escuintla. The woman pressed her right foot down on the small child's chest, and his cries could only be heard when she ...

News Guatemala » Escuintla: 30 Inmates Die in Gang Violence in Guatemala Jails

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Publication date: onday 15 August 2005

ESCUINTLA, Guatemala, Aug. 15 -- At least 30 inmates were killed when rival Guatemalan gang members attacked one another with knives, firearms and grenades at prisons throughout the country, government officials said. About 80 prisoners were injured in the ...

News Guatemala » Escuintla: Escuintla, Guatemala

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Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

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News Guatemala » Escuintla: Guatemala elections marred by tensions as parties herd voters to other constituencies

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Publication date: Saturday 05 September 2015

According to Mirador Electoral, another observation mission, most cases of voter herding were reported in the departments of Guatemala, Escuintla (south) and San Marcos (north). In San Pedro Jocopilas, in the highland department of Quiché, Líder was ...

News Guatemala » Escuintla: Strong earthquake hits off Guatemala

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Publication date: onday 14 April 2008

Radio stations reported electricity blackouts in Guatemala City and Escuintla. The quake struck at 9:03 p.m. (4:03 a.m. British time on Tuesday) with an epicentre 45 miles (73 km) south-southeast of Escuintla, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

News Guatemala » Escuintla: 280 evacuated after volcano erupts in Guatemala

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Publication date: hursday 01 February 2018

The volcano, which is 3,763 meters high (about 12,340 feet), is located near the border of Escuintla, Chimaltenango and Sacatepequez provinces and is one of the most active of the 32 fire mountains in Guatemala. The island of Stromboli is located north of ...

News Guatemala » Escuintla: Director of Guatemala prison holding gang members is slain

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Publication date: Saturday 22 April 2017

GUATEMALA CITY – Authorities in Guatemala say the director ... system said Saturday that Jose Maria Perez Corado was shot to death in a park in the city of Escuintla. Spokesman Rudy Esquivel says Perez Corado was on his day off when he was killed.