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Roxana Baldetti and Mauricio López Bonilla indicted in US Court

On February 22, 2017, Ingrid Roxana Baldetti Elías and Héctor Mauricio López Bonilla were separately indicted in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, each on the criminal charge of conspiracy to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine, intending and knowing that the cocaine will be unlawfully imported into the United ...
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Possible Threat of Increased Gang Violence

The U.S. Embassy notes that multiple Guatemalan media sources are reporting a possible threat of increased gang violence against several Government of Guatemala institutions. Embassy employees have been instructed that the following locations are off limits to all Mission Personnel until further notice: -National Police (PNC) Headquarters -Torre de Tribunales -Court facilities in Villa Nueva ...
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Voting Information

The following message provides information for U.S. Citizens regarding Voting information. Please share the following information with any other U.S. citizens you know so that this message is disseminated as widely as possible within the U.S. citizen community. Please contact the American Citizen Services Unit via e-mail (amcitsguatemala@state.gov), fax (2331-3804), or telephone (2326-4000) if you ...
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Details of Town Hall Meeting in Guatemala City on Thursday, February 2

The following message (PDF – 41Kb) provides information for U.S. citizens regarding the upcoming Town Hall Meeting for Guatemala City. Please share the following information with any other U.S. citizens you know to ensure maximum participation. We hope to have this message disseminated as widely as possible within the U.S. citizen community. Please contact the American Citizen Services Unit via ...
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