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Hundreds of protesters break into Guatemala's Congress and burn part of the building amid growing anger over a budget that has increased politicians' benefits while cutting funds for coronavirus patients and human rights agencies.Hundreds of protesters break into Guatemala's Congress and burn part of the building amid growing anger over a budget that has increased politicians' benefits while cutting funds for coronavirus patients and human rights agencies.

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Protesters set fire to part of Guatemala’s Congress building amid growing demonstrations against the president.Protesters set fire to part of Guatemala’s Congress building amid growing demonstrations against the president.

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Hundreds of protesters broke into the building amid growing demonstrations against government plans to cut educational and health spending.Hundreds of protesters broke into the building amid growing demonstrations against government plans to cut educational and health spending.

Protesters burn part of Guatemala’s Congress building - The Washington Post

Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemala's Congress and burned part of the building during demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and...Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemala's Congress and burned part of the building during demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and...

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The flames in the legislative building could be seen from the street in Guatemala City, and a spokesman for the Red Cross told journalists the group had treated several people for smoke inhalation.The flames in the legislative building could be seen from the street in Guatemala City, and a spokesman for the Red Cross told journalists the group had treated several people for smoke inhalation.

Protesters burn Guatemalan Congress to demand president resign - World - The Jakarta Post

The country's vice president offers to resign if the president does the same - but he has yet to respond.The country's vice president offers to resign if the president does the same - but he has yet to respond.

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Hundreds of protesters attacked the Congress building in Guatemala’s capital as anger over the country’s new budget spilled into the streets.Hundreds of protesters attacked the Congress building in Guatemala’s capital as anger over the country’s new budget spilled into the streets.

Protesters TORCH Guatemala’s parliament building amid fury over budget cuts (VIDEO) — RT World News

According to the protestors, the cuts to the budget were approved in secret.According to the protestors, the cuts to the budget were approved in secret.

Video: Protestors set Guatemala Congress building on fire after the government approves budget cuts

According to the protestors, the cuts to the budget were approved in secret.According to the protestors, the cuts to the budget were approved in secret.

Video: Protestors set Guatemala Congress building on fire after the government approves budget cuts

Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemalas Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a controversial budget that cut educational and health spending Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemalas Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a controversial budget that cut educational and health spending

Protesters torch Guatemalas Congress building amid unrest | World News,The Indian Express

Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemalas Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a controversial budget that cut educational and health spending Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemalas Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a controversial budget that cut educational and health spending

Protesters torch Guatemalas Congress building amid unrest | World News,The Indian Express

The building went up in flames after demonstrators - who oppose the new budget - staged an attack.The building went up in flames after demonstrators - who oppose the new budget - staged an attack.

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Discontent had been building over the 2021 budget and clashes have erupted.Discontent had been building over the 2021 budget and clashes have erupted.

Protesters burn Guatemala's Congress as demonstrations against president escalate - NZ Herald

About 1,000 protesters were demonstrating outside the Congress building following the approval of a controversial budget.About 1,000 protesters were demonstrating outside the Congress building following the approval of a controversial budget.

Protesters torch Guatemala’s Congress building amid unrest

The budget increased public debt while cutting funding for healthcare, education, human rights and the justice system.

After two hurricanes displaced thousands of people and wrecked infrastructure, a bill that cut spending on health and education and bolstered lawmakers’ meal stipends touched off a wave of anger in the capital.After two hurricanes displaced thousands of people and wrecked infrastructure, a bill that cut spending on health and education and bolstered lawmakers’ meal stipends touched off a wave of anger in the capital.

Hundreds stormed the country's Congress and many clashed violently with policeHundreds stormed the country's Congress and many clashed violently with police

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Protests continue in Guatemala today. The Congress building was reportedly set on fire.By BBN Staff: Protests continue in Guatemala today. The Congress building was reportedly set on fire. Local reports indicate that the protesters threw objects at the Congress and lit it on fire. Law enforcement authorities threw tear gas at protestors. Guatemalans are protesting the actions

Guatemalan congress set on fire amidst protests

Guatemala has been seeing protests against the country's new 2021 budget, which, according to The Associated Press, has cut spending on education and health. According...Guatemala has been seeing protests against the country's new 2021 budget, which, according to The Associated Press, has cut spending on education and health. According...

Video: Guatemalan Congress Building Set on Fire Amid Protests Over New Budget - Sputnik International

Some 7,000 protesters rallied in Guatemala City against the 2021 budget approved by lawmakers earlier in the week.Some 7,000 protesters rallied in Guatemala City against the 2021 budget approved by lawmakers earlier in the week.

Guatemala protesters set fire to Congress building - Axios

Hundreds of people stormed into Guatemala's Congress building amidst protests against President Alejandro Giammattei for approving budget cuts in secret while the country was distracted by hurricanes and the coronavirus.Hundreds of people stormed into Guatemala's Congress building amidst protests against President Alejandro Giammattei for approving budget cuts in secret while the country was distracted by hurricanes and the coronavirus.

Guatemalans burn part of Congress building amidst budget protests | News | DW | 22.11.2020

More than 10,000 protestors were across the capital city yesterday in opposition to a new controversial budget that cut spending on health and education.More than 10,000 protestors were across the capital city yesterday in opposition to a new controversial budget that cut spending on health and education.

Hundreds of protestors set fire to government building in Guatemala | The Independent

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala's Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the... GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala's Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the...

Hundreds of Guatemalans partly burned the Congress building Saturday in a protest demanding the resignation of President Alejandro...Hundreds of Guatemalans partly burned the Congress building Saturday in a protest demanding the resignation of President Alejandro...

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Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a budget that cut educational and health spendingHundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a budget that cut educational and health spending

Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a controversial budget that cut educational and health spending. The incident came as about 10,000 people were protesting in front of the National Palace in Guatemala City against corruption […]Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for appr…

Protesters burn part of Guatemala’s Congress building in growing demonstrations over spending cuts | KTLA

Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for appr…

Protesters burn part of Guatemala’s Congress building in growing demonstrations over spending cuts | KTLA

Thousands of people on Saturday staged the biggest protest yet against Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei, with some setting fire to Congress, fuelled by anger over cuts in the 2021 budget just as the country reels from back to back storms.Thousands of people on Saturday staged the biggest protest yet against Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei, with some setting fire to Congress, fuelled by anger over cuts in the 2021 budget just as the country reels from back to back storms.

Protesters set fire to Guatemala's Congress in protests over 2021 budget | Reuters

Thousands of people on Saturday staged the biggest protest yet against Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei, with some setting fire to Congress, fuelled by anger over cuts in the 2021 budget just as the country reels from back to back storms.Thousands of people on Saturday staged the biggest protest yet against Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei, with some setting fire to Congress, fuelled by anger over cuts in the 2021 budget just as the country reels from back to back storms.

Protesters set fire to Guatemala's Congress in protests over 2021 budget | Article [AMP] | Reuters

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala's Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a budget that cut educational and health spending. The protest came as about 7,000 people were demonstrating in front of the National Palace in Guatemala City against the budget, which protesters say was negotiated and passed by...

Protesters burn part of Guatemala's Congress building

Hundreds of Guatemalans partly burned the Congress building yesterday in a protest demanding the resignation of President Alejandro Giammattei, following the passage of a budget that has sparked outrage in the impoverished Central American nation.Hundreds of Guatemalans partly burned the Congress building yesterday in a protest demanding the resignation of President Alejandro Giammattei, following the passage of a budget that has sparked outrage in the impoverished Central American nation.

Protesters burn Guatemalan Congress building

Demonstrations are growing against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for corruption and for approving a controversial budget that cut educational and health spending.

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About 1,000 protesters were demonstrating outside the Congress building.About 1,000 protesters were demonstrating outside the Congress building.

Unrest in Guatemala escalates over budget slashes to health and education spending

President Alejandro Giammattei's tenure has been dominated by controversy over his handling of the coronavirus.. Read more at straitstimes.com.World News -President Alejandro Giammattei's tenure has been dominated by controversy over his handling of the coronavirus.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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Hundreds of protesters broke into Guatemala's Congress and burned part of the building Saturday amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving... World News Summaries. | NewserProtesters oppose budget cuts in Guatemala

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Hundreds of Guatemalans partly burned the Congress building Saturday in a protest demanding the resignation of President Alejandro Giammattei, following the passage of a budget that has sparked outra…Hundreds of Guatemalans partly burned the Congress building Saturday in a protest demanding the resignation of President Alejandro Giammattei, following the passage of a budget that has sparked outra…

Protesters set fire to Guatemala's Congress to demand president resign

Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a budget that cut educational and health spending.Hundreds of protesters have broken into Guatemala’s Congress and burned part of the building amid growing demonstrations against President Alejandro Giammattei and the legislature for approving a budget that cut educational and health spending.

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