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Women’s Cancer Collective in Guatemala Demands Allocation of $3M

Women’s Cancer Collective in Guatemala Demands Allocation of $3M

The private cancer institute, El Instituto Nacional de Cancerología (National Cancer Institute/INCAN) in Guatemala City received nearly Q21 million (the equivalent of $3 million) two years ago to provide no-cost cancer care for low-income and indigent patients who receive primary care from two public hospitals: Hospital General San Juan de Dios and Hospital Roosevelt and […]

Guatemala Cancer Injustice Fight for Poor Women [Video]

Guatemala Cancer Injustice Fight for Poor Women [Video]

Thirty years ago, a cancer diagnosis was tantamount to a death sentence, worldwide, with mortality rates for breast cancer at 58 percent. Technological advances in diagnosis and treatment have significantly reduced the risk for most cancers … for those who have equitable access to early diagnosis and care. A study released last month showed injustice […]

Volcano Eruption Stuns Guatemala

Volcano Eruption Stuns Guatemala

The Pacaya volcano in Guatemala has erupted. According to local authorities a column of ash has shot into the air several miles high while the volcano is also spitting glowing hot rocks, after what locals described as a powerful explosion on Saturday afternoon. More explosions were experienced on Sunday. The Pacaya volcano eruption, which rises […]

Earthquake Rocks Greece Monday Morning

Earthquake Rocks Greece Monday Morning

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake was just reported on Monday morning at about 3:08 a.m. UTC. The earthquake was centered just about seven miles to the northwest of Lixourion, Greece, which is approximately 298 kilometers west of Athens. The exact coordinates of the epicenter were 38.292°N 20.337°E , at a depth of approximately 13.7 kilometers. This […]

Guatemala Bus Slides off Cliff Killing at Least 43 Passengers [video]

Guatemala Bus Slides off Cliff Killing at Least 43 Passengers [video]

The Guatemala bus plunged into a gorge about 40 miles from Guatemala City in San Martin Jilotepeque. More than 50 people have been injured and 43 killed. The bus reportedly was overloaded according to witnesses. The bus is owned by Transportes Bus Company in San Martineca. The bus had departed from the western province of […]

6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits the Mexico-Guatemala Border

6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits the Mexico-Guatemala Border

Safety alert! A 6.5 magnitude was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter of the earthquake was located four miles from Pajapita, Guatemala. Currently, media reports in the area has not reported injuries or damages since the quake hit. A member of the U.S. Geological Survey, Dale Grant states the potential for injuries and […]

Efrain Rios Montt Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity in Guatemala

Efrain Rios Montt Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity in Guatemala

Guatemala’s former military leader Efrain Rios Montt was convicted Friday of Genocide, and Crimes Against Humanity. He has been sentenced to 80 years in prison. The 86 year old Montt claimed; “I am innocent,” he said. “I never had the intent to destroy any national race, religion, or ethnic group.” Efrain Rios Montt ruled as […]

Guatemala Earthquake 6.2 Magnitude Strikes it’s Pacific Coastline

Guatemala Earthquake 6.2 Magnitude Strikes it’s Pacific Coastline

GUATEMALA CITY — A 6.2-magnitude earthquake shook Guatemala’s Pacific coastline on Monday at 4.02 .p.m. PT The USGS said Monday that the 6.2 earthquake, which struck Guatemala was located 3 miles (6 kilometers) northwest of San Jose Pinula and had a depth of 200 kilometers (124 miles). Guatemalan authorities had no immediate reports of damage. […]

El Chapo Guzman Alive?

El Chapo Guzman Alive?

Is El Chapo Guzman Alive? The Mexican drug lord is second to none the most wanted man in both Mexico and the United States. It seems that after all speculation and questions whether Guzman is alive or dead, the picture to your lower left has emerged, according to Borderland Beats. If this photo is recent, […]

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