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Guatemala Says Belize’s Account of Sarstoon Incident is a Lie!

Tonight, an impasse between Belize and Guatemala remains in place following an incident involving members of the Belize Defense Force and the Guatemalan Navy near the mouth of the Sarstoon [...]

Minister of National Security Optimistic about Outcome of Meeting at O.A.S.

Now in Washington today, a meeting between Belizean and Guatemalan foreign ministers Wilfred Elrington and Carlos Raul Morales was held at the seat of the Organization of American States. That [...]

What’s the Progress of the F.O.B. at Sarstoon River?

In the aftermath of the standoff in the Sarstoon between the B.D.F. and the Guatemalan Armed Forces, much has been said about the tense relationship between both militaries.  The National [...]

B.D.F. Threat Assessment Speaks to Several Areas of Concern in Sarstoon Area

It is not the first time that hostility has been displayed towards the Belizean military by the Guatemala navy. In fact, alarm bells were sounded since last year that the [...]

Vision Inspired by the People Denounces Military Aggression Toward Belizeans

On Monday, the P.U.P. condemned the aggression of the Guatemalan navy. Today, another political party added its condemnation. Vision Inspired by the People denounced Guatemala’s military aggression toward Belizean soldiers [...]

Murder Trial of Osmar Sabido Resumes in Orange Walk Supreme Court

Today, the murder trial of Osmar Sabido, accused of stabbing his common-law-wife Christie Carrasco to death, continued in the Supreme Court in Orange Walk before Justice Herbert Lord. Sabido has [...]

A Look Back at the Tragic Murder of Christie Carrasco

Attorney Oscar Salgado, representing Osmar Sabido, stated in an interview at the start of the trial that his client would make a case for self-defence. That is consistent with Sabido’s [...]

Has G.O.B. Been Handling Recent Aggression by Guatemala Appropriately?

And our question for tonight is: Do believe the government has been handling the recent aggression by Guatemala appropriately? Send your comments and responses using your SMART phones to 8686 [...]

Mario Trotman Murdered Near Dyke

Over the weekend, a thirty-four year old woman was shot and killed in a taxi. Her murder remains unresolved. Today, Belize City police have another murder on their hands to [...]

What’s the Update in Weekend Murder Investigation?

While police have two friends of Trotman detained in connection with his murder, this morning, several others were rounded up and taken into custody for the murder of thirty-four year [...]

Mayflower Residents Claim Police Harassment Following GSU Sweep

Since then, several families from within the area of Mayflower and Sibun Streets have been complaining of excessive use of force by GSU and Police officers. Juanita Gongora, a resident [...]

Chester Williams Says Take it to Professional Standards Branch

But ACP Williams says he is not moved by the allegations against the officers. And those complaints should simply be made to the Professional Standards Branch of the Police Department. [...]

Dean Parks and 13-year-old Son Shot Inside Their Home

The Eastern Division South unit is also investigating a shooting on Monday night in Belize City. Around ten-thirty p.m., a gunman came up to the barracks at the corner of [...]

Taiwanese President Ma Ying-Jeou on Farewell Visit to Belize

Details were released this afternoon of the two-day visit of President Ma Ying-Jeou of the Republic of China which begins this Wednesday. The visit comes at the end of Ma’s [...]

Isidoro Beaton Stadium Reborn

Belmopan now boasts of another FIFA-certified stadium. The Isidoro Beaton Stadium was launched this afternoon and tonight a first international friendly match will be held to whet the field. Worth [...]

International Friendly Sees Belmopan Bandits Facing El Progresso

The Belmopan Bandits are set to play El Progreso of Honduras in an international friendly tonight at the newly reopened Isidoro Beaton Stadium.  Hundreds of football fans are already gathering [...]

Another Fisheries Bust in Belize City

A fisherman, who claims he was provided with four hundred and forty-four undersized conchs for free, will end up paying thousands of dollars. Thirty-two year old, Raymond Myers was busted [...]

An Attempted Kidnapping of Well-known Orange Walk Businessman

A very well known businessman from the Orange Walk District believes that tonight he is lucky to be alive after what seems very much like a kidnapping attempt, or maybe [...]

Migration: The Belize/Mexico Matrix

Migration, identity, cultural influence, as well as the economic impact of movement from one place to another are issues that are being discussed in an academic forum.  The two-day discussion [...]