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Guatemalan National Civil Police officers graduate from S.W.A.T.

20 agents of the National Civil Police of Guatemala and 10 agents of the National Police of Honduras graduated from the course on Special Weapons And Tactics S.W.A.T. Deputy Chief of Mission, Charisse Phillips, Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antinarcotics Affairs, Luis Arreaga, participated in the graduation ceremony with the President of ...
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Embassy supports “Rights Now!” training for people with disabilities

As part of our commitment to support initiatives that foster social inclusion and promote respect for the rights of all, the U.S. Embassy participated in the Rights Now! training project. This initiative was carried out together with Colectivo Vida Independiente de Guatemala, an NGO that defends and promotes the rights of people with disabilities. “Rights ...
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Inauguration of Welcome Hall for Returned Migrant Children

Ambassador Todd Robinson participated alongside the First Lady of Guatemala, Patricia de Morales, and the Representative of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Jorge Peraza, at the inauguration of the Welcome Hall at La Aurora International Airport, to receive Returned Migrant Children and their families. Ambassador Robinson congratulated the First Lady on her leadership in ...
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Inauguration of Model Police Precint in San Cristóbal Acasaguastlán

INL/WHP Office Director Rich Glenn participated with the Governor of El Progreso, Gustavo Sosa, and the Mayor of the Municipality of San Cristóbal Acasaguastlán, Jeaneth Ordóñez, among other representatives of the Government of Guatemala and the PNC of Guatemala, at the inauguration of the Model Police Precint in San Cristóbal Acasaguastlán. TheModel Police Precint responds to ...
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