International organizations demand justice in deadly attack against opponents of Tahoe Resources’ mine

By | May 1st, 2014|amensty, assasination, Minera San Rafael, mineria, Mining, San Rafael Las Flores, state of siege, Tahoe Resources|

Merilyn Topacio Reynoso Pacheco, 1997 - 2014. (Photo: Danilo Zuleta)   Two weeks have passed since the deadly attack against Alex and Topacio Reynoso, community leaders from Mataquescuintla, Jalapa who were actively opposed to Tahoe Resources' Escobal mine in southeastern Guatemala. Topacio, just 16 years old, was killed, and her father was seriously [...]

“Justice for genocide: A survivor’s story” DC & Tucson tour stops

By | November 5th, 2013|AJR, amensty, genocide, impunity, justice, tour, trial, Tucson, Washington DC|

On October 30, NISGUA began our tour with Association for Justice and Reconciliation president, Anselmo Roldán Aguilar. After a day of meeting with key state and congressional representatives, Anselmo gave his first presentation at the Unitarian Unitarian Church of Arlington. The event, hosted by Partners for Arlington and Guatemala, connected Anselmo with a group of [...]