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Journalists Demand Nicaragua Stop Attacking Reporters

Monday, December 31, 2018

Worldwide journalism groups are demanding that the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega stop its attacks on journalists. Costa Rica wants an imprisoned TV journalist released too.


Nicaragua Clamping Down On Anti-Government Activity

Monday, October 15, 2018

More than two dozen protesters were arrested in the capital over the weekend. Authorities also pulled two human rights activists off a plane and detained one of them.


Guatemalan Volcano Survivors Still Search For The Remains Of Their Loved Ones

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Months after a volcanic eruption near Guatemala's capital, survivors continue to search for loved ones. It's estimated hundreds more were killed in the June event than the government has acknowledged.


'There Is Nothing For Us Here': Why People Keep Leaving Guatemala

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Most of those migrating to the U.S. from Central America are fleeing violence and joblessness. Many come from Guatemala where returnees deported from the U.S. may only intensify those conditions.


2 Students Killed In Nicaragua

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Hundreds of demonstrators have died in protests against the authoritarian rule of President Daniel Ortega. Most recently two student protesters were killed.


Marking One Week Since Guatemala's Deadly Volcano

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Over a hundred people are dead and many more are missing after the eruption of Guatemala's "Volcano of Fire."


Volcano Eruption In Guatemala Kills At Least 33

Monday, June 04, 2018

A volcano in Guatemala erupted, raining ash and lava on surrounding communities and killing at least 33 people. Rescuers are working to reach communities cut off by the flow of lava.


Guatemalan Woman's Death Symbolizes Risks Migrants Take To Get To The U.S.

Monday, June 04, 2018

A 22-year-old accountant was buried over the weekend in her village in Guatemala. She was trying to enter the U.S. to pursue further education when she was killed by a U.S. border patrol agent.


American To Stand Trial Over Guatemalan Adoptions

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Guatemala was once one of the world's most popular adoption destinations, but stopped the practice after mass corruption was exposed. An American woman is set to stand trial over related charges.