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News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Journalist, radio worker found dead in Guatemala

News channel or source: https://cpj.org/2018/02/journalist-radio-worker-found-dead-in-guatemala.php
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Guatemala's president in 2013 promised to create a federal protection plan for journalists, but the government has yet to implement it. Suchitepéquez and Quetzaltenango, near Guatemala's border with Mexico, have historically been hotspots for drug ...

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Former top official with Guatemalan National Police arrested on visa fraud charge for allegedly failing to disclose murder charges

News channel or source: https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-top-official-guatemalan-national-police-arrested-visa-fraud-charge-allegedly
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) arrested Catalino Esteban Valiente Alonzo, 77, of Fontana, who was previously the chief of the National Police in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, after Valiente was ...

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Ex-Guatemalan Police Chief Arrested in Los Angeles

News channel or source: https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Ex-Guatemalan-Police-Chief-Arrested-in-Los-Angeles-473731553.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Prosecutors said Valiente was charged in 1987 with killing two activists in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala's second-largest city and where Valiente was chief of the National Police. He pleaded not guilty and a trial was set for April 10. Valiente was convicted ...

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Quetzaltenango, Guatemala 10 Day Weather

News channel or source: https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/Quetzaltenango+Guatemala+GTXX0005:1:GT
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

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News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Ex-Guatemalan police chief arrested on visa fraud charge

News channel or source: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_GUATEMALAN_CHIEF_ARREST?SITE=RIPRJ&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Prosecutors said Valiente was charged in 1987 with killing two activists in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala's second-largest city and where Valiente was chief of the National Police. He pleaded not guilty and a trial was set for April 10. Valiente was convicted ...

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: THE BEAUTIFUL QUETZALTENANGO (CHELA) GUATEMALA

News channel or source: http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-287402
Publication date: Sunday 28 June 2009

QUETZALTENANGO IS ALSO KNOWN AS CHELA IN GUATEMALA AND IT IS I BELIEVE THE HIGHEST POINT IN GUATEMALA, THE CLIMATE IS COOL AND THE MOUNTAINS BRING THE NEED TO BE ALIVE AND ENJOY THIS WONDERS OF OUR EARTH.

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: “Children Do Not Migrate—They Flee”: Striking Photos From Poverty-Ravaged Guatemala

News channel or source: http://www.motherjones.com/media/2015/02/child-migrants-guatemala-photos-katie-orlinsky/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 February 2015

Photographer Katie Orlinsky visited many of the same places that I did, and her evocative work from Guatemala City and Quetzaltenango, the unofficial capital of the highlands, illuminates the poverty that continues to push children and families north.

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Guatemala: The indigenous population too poor to stay

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/03/guatemala-indigenous-population-poor-stay-160310120053955.html
Publication date: Friday 25 March 2016

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala's second-largest city, economist Mario Anibal Gonzalez teaches at FLACSO, the Latin American Department on Social Sciences. He blames the dismantling of entities designed to support the rural economy for the high rates of ...

News Guatemala » Quetzaltenango: Deadly Tropical Storm Hits Guatemala

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/weather/2010/05/29/tropical-storm-season-forms-guatemala-coast/
Publication date: Friday 28 May 2010

GUATEMALA CITY -- Tropical Storm Agatha, the first of the season ... The deaths happened in the department of Quetzaltenango, 125 miles west of Guatemala City. More than 850 people have been evacuated from their homes because of flooding affecting much ...