Quite a ride: Shocked tourist in Guatemala City hotel after 6.9 earthquake at 1:29 am
eTN Reader and tourist Josh Gates tweeted: A Magnitude 6.9 quake just rolled through Guatemala City. Quite a ride here on the 15th floor of my hotel. Ok…so…Back to bed? The strong earthquake was measured 6.9 on 1.29 am local time Wednesday ...
Ex-governor of Mexican state agrees to extradition from Guatemala
GUATEMALA CITY A former state governor from Mexico's ruling party, wanted on charges of embezzlement and organized crime, agreed on Tuesday to be extradited to his homeland from Guatemala, where he was arrested in April. Javier Duarte, who was ...
Fugitive Mexican Politician Accepts Extradition from Guatemala
U.S. News & World Report
No Bond for Former Panamanian President Fighting Extradition
U.S. News & World Report
28, 2015 file photo, Panama's former President Ricardo Martinelli answers questions during an interview at a hotel in Guatemala City. A U.S. federal judge in Florida denied bond on Friday, July 7, 2017 for the former Panamanian president who is ...
Former Dutch Floating Prison Becomes A Boutique London Hotel In 2017
That's precisely what he has accomplished by transforming a former floating prison in Amsterdam into a boutique hotel that trains and employs longterm unemployed locals, stimulates local business by using local suppliers and funds an educational ...
Former Mexican Governor Agrees to Extradition from Guatemala, Denies Charges
Latin American Herald Tribune
Former Mexican Governor Agrees to Extradition from Guatemala, Denies Charges. GUATEMALA CITY – The former governor of the Mexican Gulf state of Veracruz appeared on Tuesday before a Guatemala City court and accepted the second extradition request filed ...
Maya Q'eqchi' demand justice for fisherman killed during police crackdown on mining protest in Guatemala
Two members of a high-profile ad-hoc commission formed in Guatemala City to investigate the issue of mining rights in the area were killed in 1970 and 1971, under the administration of General Carlos Arana Osorio, and another commission member was ...
Rio Dulce: More than a Hurricane Hole
And then there was the bus ride from the marina to the airport in Guatemala City, because I'd heard horror stories of attacks on public transportation by armed bandits. In my preoccupation with these concerns, I had failed to deeply consider the ...
The cheapest travel destinations for Canadians in 2017
If you're looking for a budget-friendly way to travel the world in 2017, the Canadian dollar goes a pretty long way in several cities abroad. In a recent travel report by Forbes, the magazine listed 30 cheap destinations for Americans to visit in 2017 ...
On Our Radar: Celebrating responsible growth in Nicaragua
“There will be new hotels and resorts such as Nekupe resort, Elements Hotel, Mukul Golf and Spa Resort and Hyatt; a new highway connecting the whole southern half of the country's Pacific Coast from Managua to the Costa Rican border; a new cruise port ...
Violence Against US Politicians and Diplomats Fast Facts
January 30, 1835 - President Andrew Jackson is shot at by Richard Lawrence as he attends a congressional funeral in the Capitol in Washington. Lawrence fires twice, but the bullets do not discharge. April 14, 1865 - President Abraham Lincoln is shot ...
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