Guatemalan judge orders arrest of former attorney general

FILE PHOTO - Guatemalan Attorney General Thelma Aldana participates in a news conference in Guatemala City, Guatemala, August 28, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – A Guatemalan judge has ordered the arrest of former attorney general and presidential candidate Thelma Aldana on charges including embezzlement, the police said on Tuesday, amid an escalating campaign on high-profile corruption and rights cases. Aldana, who helped lead investigations into top politicians, including the current president, is seeking the presidency […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories