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  1. Foreign Minister of Guatemala and Secretary General Insulza Presented ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Media Newswire

    The Foreign Minister of Guatemala, Carlos Raul Morales, and the Secretary General of the Organization of American States , Jose Miguel Insulza, today presented to the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs the resolution on the drug problem adopted by the XLVI OAS Special General Assembly in Guatemala in September 2014, to be considered as an input for the special meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on the issue, to be held in 2016. Following the presentation of the document, Foreign Minister Morales said 'the historic opportunity to agree on a more humane and more effective global drug policy must begin at UNGASS 2016.'

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  2. Public Schedule: January 23 - FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | State Department

    ... Ki-moon, in Davos, Switzerland. (MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST) COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON Counselor Shannon is on travel to Guatemala City, Guatemala through January 28, for meetings with senior government officials, private sector representatives state, and ...

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  3. Photo gallery: Miss Universe preliminaries | Wed., Jan. 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    ... in her swimsuit at the Miss Universe preliminary competition at the FIU Arena on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. Miss Guatemala Ana MontAofar Urrutia takes the stage in her swimsuit at the Miss Universe preliminary competition at the FIU Arena on ...

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  4. At The Movies: Film holds you in a vice-like gripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Hinckley Times

    Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened in Paddock Way, Hinckley, at 7.55am on Tuesday, describing it as "nasty and very frightening" Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at American cinema has hit a real purple patch recently with so many distinctive, must-see movies on release and outstanding performances galore. A Most Violent Year continues the trend.

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  5. A Most Violent Year review: Will set your heart racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | IcTamworth

    American cinema has hit a real purple patch recently with so many distinctive, must-see movies and outstanding performances galore on release. A Most Violent Year continues the upward trend.

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  6. 12 Reasons to Visit Guatemala in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AndhraNews

    The start of the New Year always beckons new adventures, and Central America's little hidden gem, Guatemala, should definitely be on the list this year. Most recently listed on TravelChannel.com's "Travel's Best for 2015" as "Most Under the Radar Destination" as well as Fodor's "Go List 2015," Guatemala invites travelers to experience its vast terrain that offers countless unexpected encounters.

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  7. Foreign Minister of Guatemala and Secretary General Insulza Presented ...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | PressReleasePoint

    The Foreign Minister of Guatemala, Carlos Raul Morales, and the Secretary General of the Organization of American States , Jose Miguel Insulza, today presented to the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs the resolution on the drug problem adopted by the XLVI OAS Special General Assembly in Guatemala in September 2014, to be considered as an input for the special meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on the issue, to be held in 2016. Following the presentation of the document, Foreign Minister Morales said "the historic opportunity to agree on a more humane and more effective global drug policy must begin at UNGASS 2016."

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  8. Talking OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... significance and try and find the idiosyncratic, specific nature of "this particular character." Isaac, born in Guatemala and raised in Miami, broke from the middle tier of talented supporting players when cast by the Coen Brothers in the title role ...

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  9. Martina McBride to Receive Humanitarian Award at Music Biz 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... raised money to fund a music education program for Covenant House, a shelter for orphaned and abused girls, in Guatemala, providing them with instruments and music lessons. In all, the group has raised over $275,000 for their initiatives. Fans also ...

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  10. Poor Guatemalans Are Taking oOn North American Mining Companies-and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Nation

    ... or Point), a prominent protest movement based in the sun-soaked town of San Jos del Golfo, beyond the outskirts of Guatemala City. For nearly three years, small farmers, merchants and Catholic parishioners have gathered at the movement's makeshift ...

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  11. Poor Guatemalans Are Taking on North American Mining Companies-and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Nation

    ... or Point), a prominent protest movement based in the sun-soaked town of San Jos del Golfo, beyond the outskirts of Guatemala City. For nearly three years, small farmers, merchants and Catholic parishioners have gathered at the movement's makeshift ...

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  12. Hyde laments Under-20 Boyz' poor first-half displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Jamaica Observer

    ASSISTANT coach Lenworth Hyde says Jamaica's Young Reggae Boyz will have to "wheel and come again" after their disappointing 0-1 defeat to Guatemala in their CONCACAF Under-20 Championship match on Sunday. Jamaica are currently fourth in Group A with one point from two games after drawing 2-2 with Trinidad and Tobago following a last-minute goal last Friday for a share of the points.

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  13. Breaking down U.S. January camp rosterRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Soccer America

    ... for Concacaf qualifying, but their performances in the first two games were very discouraging: a 1-1 tie against Guatemala and 1-0 loss to Panama. The U-20s outplayed Guatemala but created only a handful of chances; they didn't deserve a result ...

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  14. Healing continues for photographer injured inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Cincinnati.com

    ... e school but was suspiciously good, writes Harris. Photo taken by Jim Harris at the Barranca Grande in San Marcos, Guatemala. Todd Tumolo paddles his Alpacka Raft down the Barranca Grande, writes Harris.

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  15. Commentary: The persistence of Belize's '4A Policy'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Frank Edward Paco Smith, Jr. Much ado has been made as a result of the government of Belize's recent signing of 13 bilateral agreements with the Republic of Guatemala, the only nation which summarily rejects Belize's territorial integrity. This purportedly "momentous" occurrence took place during the SICA heads of state summit on 17th December 2014 on the Placencia Peninsula in Belize.

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  16. Guatemala genocide trial suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | CNN

    Former Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios Montt arrives on a gurney to court in Guatemala City, where he faces charges of genocide and crimes against humanity on Monday, January 5. Montt talks to the media in Guatemala City on May 10, 2013, after being convicted on charges of genocide allegedly committed during his regime in 1982-83. It was "the first time, anywhere in the world," that a former head of state was being tried for genocide by a national tribunal, according to the United Nations.

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  17. Retrial of former Guatemalan dictator postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | IcNorthWales

    Guatemala's former dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt arrives on a gurney wearing sunglasses to court where he faces charges of genocide and crimes against humanity in Guatemala City, Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 The retrial of former Guatemalan dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt's on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity has been postponed. The decision dismayed victims who have long sought to see him punished for the massacre of thousands of Mayan Indians during his 1982-83 regime.

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  18. Retrial of former Guatemalan dictator postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | IcBurton

    Guatemala's former dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt arrives on a gurney wearing sunglasses to court where he faces charges of genocide and crimes against humanity in Guatemala City, Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 The retrial of former Guatemalan dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt's on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity has been postponed. The decision dismayed victims who have long sought to see him punished for the massacre of thousands of Mayan Indians during his 1982-83 regime.

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  19. Guatemala ex-dictator forced to appear at genocide trial : January 06, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Daily Times

    GUATEMALA Guatemala's former dictator Efrain Rios Montt was hauled to court on a stretcher Monday to attend his retrial on genocide charges after the judge rejected his request for sick leave. Judge Jeannette Valdez ordered police to fetch the 88-year-old former ruler, who is accused of ordering the army to massacre 1,771 Ixil Maya Indians during Guatemala's brutal civil war.

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  20. Guatemala ex-dictator Rios Montt back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    An Ixil Indian woman, the relative of a civil war victim, attends the genocide trial of former dictator Efrain Rios Montt in Guatemala City, Monday, Jan. 5, 2015.

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