GUATEMALA CITY - (APINTL) Guatemalan authorities said Monday they will require DNA tests for all babies offered for adoption following allegations of child theft that led the government to impose a two-year freeze on international adoptions.
The National Adoptions Council said the new rule will apply...
GUATEMALA CITY - (AP) The chief of a U.N. commission
responsible for battling corruption and crime in Guatemala resigned Monday,
accusing the country of failing to keep up its end of the deal and its new
attorney general of corruption.
Spaniard Carlos Castresana, a judge by training, said Guatemala...
CITY (AP) - Former dictator Efrain Rios Montt must appear in criminal court in
a genocide case involving crimes against indigenous Guatemalans during his
de-facto government in the 1980s, a federal prosecutor said Saturday. The
retired general must declare on Full
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CITY (AP) - Human rights groups say they found hundreds of women and children
subjected to sexual and physical abuse at a public psychiatric hospital in
Guatemala's capital. The Human Rights Office of the Archbishop of Guatemala led
an investigation by Full
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