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42nd anniversary of the forced disappearance of Emil Bustamante

February 13,2024 commemorates the 42nd anniversary of the forced disappearance of Emil Bustamante, a university social leader. His families, friends and organized collectives gathered to march to the Matamoros military headquarters, where he was last seen alive in 1982. "This terrible ignominy was not 42 February (years) ago, it was today and will always be today", "they have not [...]

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42 años de la desaparición forzada de Emil Bustamante

El  13 de febrero del 2024, se conmemoraron 42 años de la desaparición forzada de Emil Bustamante, líder social universitario. Sus familiares, amistades y colectivos organizados, se reunieron  para marchar hacia el cuartel Matamoros, lugar donde fue visto con vida por última vez en 1982. “Esta terrible ignominia no fue hace 42 febreros (años), fue hoy y siempre será [...]

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Statement in solidarity with community journalist Norma Sancir

(Spanish below) On January 31, Judge Jorge Douglas Ochoa of the Criminal Sentencing Court of the Department of Chiquimula sentenced a commissioner and two agents of the National Civil Police (PNC) for the crime of abuse of authority in the detention of journalist Norma Sancir, who was covering a demonstration of the Chortís communities in Camotán. Nine years after [...]

Statement: ODHAG offices raided

The Human Rights Office of the Archbishop of Guatemala (ODHAG) denounces that during the early morning hours of February 14, the offices of Culture and Peace, the programs of historical memory, childhood, conflict transformation and community organization were broken into by unknown persons. They report the theft of laptop computers and other equipment. We stand in solidarity with our [...]

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Solidaridad con el pueblo Palestino

En la Red en Solidaridad con el Pueblo de Guatemala (NISGUA, por sus siglas en inglés) reafirmamos nuestro compromiso y solidaridad con los Pueblos organizados en lucha por la defensa de la vida y territorios y en resistencia a la ocupación y el apartheid, que desde tácticas coloniales justifican la violencia, y la deshumanización de los Pueblos Palestinos e [...]

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Solidarity with the People of Palestine

The Network in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala (NISGUA) reaffirms our commitment and solidarity with people organized in the struggle to defend life and territories and in resistance to occupation and apartheid, which through colonial tactics justify the violence against and dehumanization of Palestinian and Indigenous Peoples. For over 100 days, more than 20,000 Palestinian have been massacred; [...]

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