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Sun Jan 14, 2018, 12:02 AM

Guatemalan lawmaker arrested in killing of journalists

Source: France24

13 January 2018 - 23H38



Guatemalan lawmaker arrested in killing of journalists

AFP | Guatemalan lawmaker Julio Juarez has been arrested over the 2015 killings of two reporters


GUATEMALA CITY (AFP) -
Police in Guatemala arrested a ruling party lawmaker Saturday for involvement in plotting a 2015 killing of journalists.

Julio Juarez, of the FCN-Nacion party, was arrested near his home in San Bernardino, Suchitepequez, south of the capital.

He is suspected of having masterminded the killings, a spokeswoman for prosecutors said.

In December, the 37-year-old lawmaker made a US list of alleged human rights abusers and people engaging in corruption around the world.

Read more: http://www.france24.com/en/20180113-guatemalan-lawmaker-arrested-killing-journalists

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Sun Jan 14, 2018, 12:03 AM

1. He looks like an evil man

and I'm glad the streets are rid of him. I'll bet there's rejoicing in that country tonight.

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Response to WhiteTara (Reply #1)

Sun Jan 14, 2018, 01:04 AM

2. He does look evil. Killing journalists...which there was more background info in article on what

his issues with the journalists were.

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Response to Judi Lynn (Original post)

Sun Jan 14, 2018, 01:22 AM

3. and Trump will pardon him.

The people around him will pretend it meant something.

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