Guatemala: Political, Security, and Socio- Economic Conditions and U.S. Relations

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This report provides an overview of Guatemala's current political and economic conditions, relations with the United States, and several issues likely to figure in future decisions by Congress and the Administration regarding Guatemala. With respect to continued cooperation and foreign assistance, these issues include security and governance; protection of human rights and human rights conditions on some U.S. military aid to Guatemala; support for the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala; combating narcotics trafficking and organized crime; trade relations; and intercountry adoption.

Creator(s): Taft-Morales, Maureen
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 26, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Taft-Morales, Maureen

Specialist in Latin American Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 26, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report provides an overview of Guatemala's current political and economic conditions, relations with the United States, and several issues likely to figure in future decisions by Congress and the Administration regarding Guatemala. With respect to continued cooperation and foreign assistance, these issues include security and governance; protection of human rights and human rights conditions on some U.S. military aid to Guatemala; support for the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala; combating narcotics trafficking and organized crime; trade relations; and intercountry adoption.

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18 pages.

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