Tag Archives: 'guatemala'

Ambassador Nestor Mendez intensifies lobby for OAS Secretariat seat

Ambassador Nestor Mendez intensifies lobby for OAS Secretariat seat

WASHINGTON, DC, USA—Ambassador Nestor Mendez, Belize’s Permanent Representative to the Organization of American States and Ambassador of Belize to the United States of America, wants to become the OAS’s next Assistant Secretary General when the post [...]

Illegal loggers elude security forces – no arrests yet for 2014

Illegal loggers elude security forces – no arrests yet for 2014

BELIZE CITY—Belize border patrols continue to come across new camps with evidence of fresh incursions into Belize – nd even attempts by Guatemalans to set up huts in Belize – and although illegal logging remains a [...]

Guatemala reasserts challenges to Belize’s sovereignty

Guatemala reasserts challenges to Belize’s sovereignty

“...it’s just like when you have a piece of land, a squatter, you send that person a notice constantly: ‘Hey, come out of my land!’” Officials of Belize and Guatemala, including a representative of the surveillance [...]