Nearly 9,800 youngsters have been diagnosed with chronic malnutrition, the secretary for food security, Luis Monterroso, told reporters.
Half of Guatemalan kids under 5 do not receive adequate nourishment on a regular basis, according to official statistics that also show 52 percent of the country’s 15 million people are living in poverty.
- Guatemalan Children: Problems with Parasites (outrageandinspire.org)
- Guatemalan President, Otto Molina, Declares Jesus Christ is Lord of Guatemala at Country’s First Prayer Breakfast (blackchristiannews.com)
- Guatemalan journalist shot to death (theguardian.com)