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A general view shows the Fuego volcano erupting as seen from Alotenango, a municipality in Sacatepequez Department, 65 kilometres southwest of Guatemala City [Johan Ordonez-AFP]

About 4,000 evacuated as volcano erupts in Guatemala

Memories are still painfully fresh of the volcano’s eruption in June, which swept away villages and left nearly 200 people dead and 235 missing.

Officials: Guatemala volcano toll reaches 109

The death toll from the eruption of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano has reached 109, officials said Thursday.

Guatemala volcano eruption kills 25

At least 25 people were killed when Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted Sunday, belching ash and rock and forcing the capital's main airport to close.

Seven killed in Guatemala prison riot

Prisoners in Guatemala fought each with guns and knives in a riot that left seven dead and 25 wounded, officials said late Thursday.

Guatemala ex-president Alvaro Colom, ministers arrested over graft

Guatemala's fight against corruption has intensified with the arrest of a former president and nine of his ex-ministers.

Guatemala court blocks expulsion of UN anti-graft chief

Guatemala's Constitutional Court has blocked President Jimmy Morales' order to expel the head of a UN anti-corruption commission that is investigating his campaign financing.

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