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Guatemala: One President Resigns; Another Elected, to be Inaugurated January 14 [January 11, 2016]   [open pdf - 128KB]

"In what many observers see as a remarkable step forward for its democratic development, Guatemala's judicial system investigated government corruption, leading to the resignation and arrest of its president and vice-president. Guatemala then proceeded lawfully and peacefully to form an interim government and hold elections, and is about to transfer power to a newly elected president."

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CRS Insight, IN10354
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2016-01-11
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