Guatemala Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Police storm Guatemala juvenile center to free guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Journalists outside the Stage II facility for boys in the town of San Jose Pinula, to the east of Guatemala City, saw dozens of armed tactical officers rush inside the blue-and-white building surrounded by barbed wire fences, while others took positions on the roof. Volunteer firefighters told local media that the monitors who were killed had been beaten, but the cause of death had not been determined.

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  2. Death toll rises to 3 from inmate riot at Guatemala prisonRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | World News Report

    The Associated Press Published: March 20, 2017, 9:55 pm GUATEMALA CITY - Another guard died Monday from injuries sustained when gang members rioted at a Guatemalan prison for juveniles and adults, raising the death toll to three, officials said.

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  3. Death toll rises to 3 from inmate riot at Guatemala prison1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | India.com

    Guatemalan officials say a guard has died of injuries sustained when gang members rioted at a prison for juveniles and adults, raising the death toll to three. President Jimmy Morales tweeted yesterday that four hostages were rescued alive.

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  4. ICE Releases "Declined Detainer" ReportRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | TalkLeft

    ... was improperly detained purusant to an invalid ICE detainer. (Morales v. Chadbourne.) Ada Morales was born in Guatemala, and became a naturalized United States citizen on September 11, 1995 under her maiden name, Ada Amavilia Cabrera. She has a ...

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  5. Death toll rises to 3 from inmate riot at Guatemala prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A hostage who identified himself as a jail monitor talks with reporters while handcuffed and surrounded by inmates during a riot at the Centro Correccional Etapa II reformatory in San Jose Pinula, Guatemala, Monday, March 20, 2017. A riot erupted at the detention center, and authorities said several jail monitors were killed and several others have been injured.

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  6. Death toll rises to 3 from inmate riot at Guatemala prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | KRON 4

    Guatemalan officials say a guard has died of injuries sustained when gang members rioted at a prison for juveniles and adults, raising the death toll to three. President Jimmy Morales tweeted Monday that four hostages were rescued alive.

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  7. Police storm Guatemala juvenile center to free guards13 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | India.com

    Guatemalan police stormed a juvenile detention center outside the capital to free four guards taken hostage by inmates after they had killed two others during a riot. Journalists outside the Stage II facility for boys in the town of San Jose Pinula, to the east of Guatemala City, yesterday saw dozens of armed tactical officers rush inside the blue-and-white building surrounded by barbed wire fences, while others took positions on the roof.

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  8. Evangelist Luis Palau Meets with Guatemalan President as the Nation Struggles Through TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Jay Fordice, Luis Palau Association , 503-614-1500 GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, March 20, 2017 / Christian Newswire / -- Just 10 days after a horrific fire tragically took the lives of 40 young girls living in a government-run shelter, international evangelist and author Luis Palau, who was already in the country for a major evangelistic campaign, was invited to meet with President Jimmy Morales to offer his insight and encouragement as the nation mourned the loss of these children. During the private meeting, Palau offered his deepest sympathy to the people of Guatemala, especially the families directly affected by the tragedy, and reminded the president that the evangelical community was praying for the nation during this time.

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  9. The Story Behind the Fire That Killed Forty Teen-Age Girls in a Guatemalan Children's HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | New Yorker

    The number of teen-age girls who died when a fire broke out on the morning of March 8th in a state-run home for minors on the outskirts of Guatemala City now stands at forty. Those who perished were among fifty-two girls who'd been confined to a schoolroom at Hogar Seguro Virgen de la AsunciA3n after a night in which they'd rioted and run away, before being captured by police and brought back to the home.

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  10. US Geothermal Inc (HTM) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "U.S. Geothermal Inc. is a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy and is operating geothermal power projects Neal Hot Springs, Oregon, San Emidio, Nevada and Raft River, Idaho. The company is currently developing a project at the Geysers, California, a second phase project at San Emidio, as well as El Ceibillo, an advanced stage, geothermal prospect located within a 24,710 acre energy rights concession area located 8.5 miles from Guatemala City, the largest city in Central America.

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  11. Guatemala judge orders arrest of presidential adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A judge in Guatemala has ordered the arrest of Edgar Justino Ovalle, a lawmaker and adviser to President Jimmy Morales. Attorney General's office spokeswoman Julia Barreda said Friday that Ovalle is sought for suspected crimes during the nation's 1960-1996 civil war when he was a military officer.

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  12. Guatemala government joins with Jewish community to teach the HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Another aim of the project is to promote the values - - of tolerance and respect, the La Hora newspaper reported Tuesday. "Studying the Holocaust allows young people to see the tragic consequences of currents and movements," said Yehudi Sabbagh, president of the Comunidad Judia de Guatemala, the country's umbrella Jewish organization.

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  13. Antigua Guatemala rolls out the flower carpet for EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Washington Post

    This March 22, 2015 photo shows a block-long, intricately designed carpet made of colored sawdust on a cobblestone street in Antigua, Guatemala. Many people in the Central American city spend as many as 12 hours creating carpets of sawdust and flowers to cover the route where religious processions pass during the Easter season.

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  14. Guatemala works with Jewish community to teach about HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... strengthening the values - - of tolerance and respect," said Yehudi Sabbagh, president of the Comunidad Judia de Guatemala, the country's umbrella Jewish organization. Several Jewish and governmental officials attended the project's inauguration ...

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  15. US Geothermal Inc (HTM) Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    According to Zacks, "U.S. Geothermal Inc. is a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy and is operating geothermal power projects Neal Hot Springs, Oregon, San Emidio, Nevada and Raft River, Idaho. The company is currently developing a project at the Geysers, California, a second phase project at San Emidio, as well as El Ceibillo, an advanced stage, geothermal prospect located within a 24,710 acre energy rights concession area located 8.5 miles from Guatemala City, the largest city in Central America.

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  16. Guatemala high court lifts immunity of presidential adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    Guatemala's Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request by prosecutors to lift the immunity of Edgar Justino Ovalle, a lawmaker and adviser to President Jimmy Morales. Ovalle is a former military officer accused of participating in rights abuses during the 1960-1996 civil war.

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  17. Adventures in Guatemala (Chapter 4 of 6): Beer and bloodshedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... 3 . Everything will make a bit more sense and be slightly more exciting Rio Dulce Four days into my trip in Guatemala felt like four weeks. I had already experienced so many new things and met so many new people that I was unsure how it could get ...

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  18. World Bank takes on pernicious beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... First task: Challenge the idea of power with the power of ideas. Farmers march to demand the resignation of Guatemala President Jimmy Morales and against the politicians involved with the Odebrecht bribery scheme, in Guatemala City, Guatemala, March ...

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  19. AP Interview: US hails UN plan to monitor fentanyl marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    In this March 6, 2017 file photo William Brownfield, assistant secretary for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, speaks during a joint press conference with Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales at the inauguration of a women's jail in Fraijanes, Guatemala. The United Nations is about to clamp down on fentanyl, a prescription painkiller up to 50 times stronger than heroin by adding it to its list of controlled opioids.

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  20. Guatemala arrests 3 officials in deadly youth shelter fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Trinadad Express

    ... the chain of command at the country's child welfare agency, but did not specify how many employees were dismissed. Guatemala's human rights prosecutor said the dismissals should have come the same day as the fire. Jorge de Leon said his agency had ...

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