GUATEMALA CITY | Guatemala to withdraw from UN anti-corruption commission

7Jan - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

GUATEMALA CITY— January 07, 2019— Guatemala is pulling out of a United Nations-sponsored anti-corruption commission after more than a year of tension between the government and the group, which has investigated top government officials and people close to President Jimmy Morales.

Foreign Minister Sandra Jovel announced the decision Monday after meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.
There was no immediate response from the U.N. Before the announcement, spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Guterres continues to support the commission’s work.

Continue reading GUATEMALA CITY | Guatemala to withdraw from UN anti-corruption commission at STL.News.

Source link