Caption: Parachute Brigade of Guatemalan Army
Parachute Brigade of Guatemalan Army 

Otto Pérez Molina and Militarization in Guatemala

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Guatemala_small After taking office on January 14th, Guatemala’s new President expanded the size and the role of the military in domestic security and battles against organized crime and the drug violence affecting the country. War News Radio’s Naomi Glassman talks with academics and human rights activists with misgivings about the state of citizen security in the country.

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After taking office on January 14th, Guatemala’s new President expanded the size and the role of the military in domestic security and battles against organized crime and the drug violence affecting the country. War News Radio’s Naomi Glassman talks with academics and human rights activists with misgivings about the state of citizen security in the country.