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NY Times Delves into Belize-Guatemala Border Dispute: BTV Confrontation Highlighted

The New York Times has published an article on the confrontation between the Belize Territorial
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Belize’s Head of State, King Charles III, Diagnosed with Cancer

Buckingham Palace has announced that Belize’s head of state, King Charles III, has been diagnosed
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Should Belize Support South Africa’s Genocide Case Against Israel? Foreign

Should Belize join South Africa’s genocide case brought against Israel at the International Court of
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Peace in the Middle East Meeting Held in Belize Amidst

While Belize’s measures against Israel have been commended by several nations and international groups, the
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Authorities Search for Individuals with Fake Israeli Passports at Belize’s

Authorities continue to search for four persons caught, reportedly, with fake Israeli passports at the
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Former Leaders Urge Church Intervention in Israel Ceasefire Call

Five former government leaders are calling on the Evangelical Churches to join the call for
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Importer of Belizean Lobster Faces $5 Million Fine and Probation

An importer of Belize’s lobster is facing harsh consequences after a federal judge in Key
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Belize-Registered Aircraft Shot Down in Venezuelan Airspace

Belize made it on the Venezuelan News last night after an aircraft registered in Belize
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Belize Reiterates Support for Taiwan’s Participation at World Health Assembly

Belize has reiterated its support for the Republic of China (Taiwan) to participate at the
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Belize’s Diplomatic Ties with Israel: Minister Fonseca Says Nation Not

When will Belize reinstate diplomatic ties with Israel? In November last year, the government of
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Caribbean Region Faces Drier Weather: Belize Among Areas at Risk

The Caribbean region can expect an even drier weather than usual.  The Barbados-based Caribbean Climate
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Guatemala Requests ICJ Intervention in Belize-Honduras Dispute Over Sapodilla Cayes

Guatemala is asking the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to approve an intervention in the
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Belize gains access to $122m Adaptation Fund

Belize has gained access to as much as 122 million Belize dollars in grants for
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Opposition Leader Shyne Barrow Calls for Peace Amid Israel Conflict

Leader of the Opposition Moses “Shyne” Barrow also weighed in on the prayer march for
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Religious Group Plans Peace March for Israel Amidst Calls for

Yesterday while dozens of Belizeans marched for peace in Palestine, a religious group was planning
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Four-Day Ceasefire between Israel and Hamas a step toward peace

After a day of delay, the four-day cease-fire in Gaza between Israel and Hamas is set to
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Temporary Cease-Fire Declared in Israel-Hamas Conflict

While governments across the globe continue to call for permanent peace in the Middle East,
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PM Briceno Dismisses Concerns of International Repercussions for Israel Decision

Will Belize face any repercussions from the international community for taking measures against Israel? Prime
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Government Urges Belizeans to March for Peace in Palestine

The government is urging Belizeans to march for peace in Palestine. Next week, a group
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Minister Courtenay Responds to Israel’s Condemnation of Belize Following Diplomatic

We also asked Minister Courtenay to respond to Israel’s condemnation of Belize following the measures
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US Embassy Swears in Peace Corps Members for Youth Empowered

Today, the US Embassy held a swearing-in ceremony for its newest Peace Corps newest members.
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Taiwan President Meets with UN Ambassadors, Expresses Gratitude for Diplomatic

President of Taiwan, Tsai Ing-wen, met this week in Taiwan with the United Nations’ Permanent
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Israel condemns Belize’s decision to suspend diplomatic relations with them

Israel has condemned Belize’s decision to suspend diplomatic relations with them, and its alignment with
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Churches at odds with GOB over measures against Israel

Tonight, the Churches and the Government of Belize are at odds over the government’s measures
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NEAB says Israel has a right to defend itself

And while the Belize Council of Churches has condemned Israel’s actions, the National Evangelical Association
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Former Foreign Minister weighs in on religious aspect of Israel

At the heart of the deadly conflict is religion, as both Israel and Palestine believe
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Cabinet Secretary Stuart Leslie Justifies Government’s Stance on Israel

Justifying the government’s stance yesterday was Cabinet Secretary Stuart Leslie. He was asked if the
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Belize Joins Latin American States in Suspending Ties with Israel:

As it relates to the government’s decision on Israel, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Eamon Courtenay
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Former Leaders and Government Ministers to Lead Protest March in

Come next week, former leaders and government ministers will be leading a march in Belize
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Belize Takes Strong Stand Against Israeli Actions: Withdraws Ambassador Accreditation

The Government of Belize is taking a stand against the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) following
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Opposition Leader Criticizes Government’s measures against Israel

While the government’s decision to take measures against Israel is being commended by many, the
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United Nations Observes Moment of Silence for Workers Killed in

Offices across the world, under the United Nations’ umbrella, had a one-minute of silence this
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Leader of the Opposition Calls for return to two state

Leader of the opposition, Moses “Shyne” Barrow is calling for a return to the two-state
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Belize Bar Association joins call for an end to Israel-Hamas

The Belize Bar Association has publicly called for an end to the Israel-Hamas war. The
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Former Prime Minister Dean Barrow speaks on joint statement with

Also registering concerns and consternation on the situation in the Middle East were the Right
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Former Foreign Ministers join call for an end to Israel’s

Former Foreign Minister of Belize have joined the call for an end to the Israel-Hamas
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Former Prime Ministers condemn Israel’s genocidal assault on Gaza

The Right Honorable Said Musa and the Right Honorable Dean Barrow, Belize’s only living past
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5.4 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Jamaica, No Injuries Reported

Jamaica was rocked by a 5.4 magnitude earthquake this morning that sent people scrambling for
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Belize Calls for Peace in Ongoing Middle East Crisis

The crisis in the Middle East continues unabated with thousands of men, women and children
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Belize Disputes European Union’s Non-Compliance Claim, Calls Decision Unjust

According to the European Union, Belize has failed to be fully compliant when it comes
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World Food Day Highlights the Vital Role of Water in

Today is World Food Day and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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Government of Belize monitoring Middle East Crisis, Belize could see

Just today, Al Jazeera News Agency reported that, “international rights experts are raising the alarm
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Middle East Violence Claims Lives, Sparks Global Concerns

The violent deaths and attacks continue today in the Middle East.  The latest update indicate
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Middle East Conflict Escalates as Death Toll Rises

And as the protests in Guatemala turned violent, out in the Middle East, the death
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Belize Delegation Advocates for Climate Resiliency Financing at IMF and

Belize had a delegation representing the country at the annual meetings of the International Monetary
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Belize to Send Troops to Haiti to Assist in Fight

Belize is preparing to send troops to Haiti to assist in the fight to free
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Belize’s Foreign Affairs Minister Critiques UN Security Council

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Eamon Courtenay, presented at the United Nation’s General Assembly this past
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Belize Establishes Diplomatic Relations with The Gambia and Solomon Islands

Belize has reopened its Belize Consulate in New York adjacent to the Permanent Mission of
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Prime Minister Briceno Addresses UN General Assembly on Poverty Reduction

Prime Minister John Briceno is at the United Nations in New York, USA, attending the
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Prime Minister Briceno Attends Belize Dallas Day in Texas

Prior to traveling to New York, Prime Minister Briceno made a brief stop into Dallas,
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Deputy Prime Minister Cordel Hyde Represents Belize at G-77 and

Deputy Prime Minister, Cordel Hyde is in Cuba where he will be representing Belize at
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Territorial Differendum Between Belize and Guatemala Awaits International Court of

The territorial differendum between Belize and Guatemala remains a live matter at the International Court
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Belize Affirms Friendship with Taiwan Amidst China’s Growing Influence

China has continued its campaign in gaining alliances around the world.  Belize, however, has expressed
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Belize Featured in UK Business Magazine for Sustainable Tourism and

Belize has been featured in a magazine out of the United Kingdom.  The publication, Business
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High-Level US Delegation Strengthens Bilateral Relationship with Belize

The United States of America is looking to strengthen its bilateral relationship with Belize to
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US Officials Collaborate with Belize to Combat Transnational Crime Surge

One of the main areas of focus during the delegation’s visit was transnational crime in
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Belizean youths to attend World Youth Day in Portugal at

A delegation of ten Belizean youths will be headed to Lisbon, Portugal next month for
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Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Reports Increase in Belizeans

The number of Belizeans illegally crossing into the United States of America has significantly increased
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Belize Ranks Among Countries with Lowest Child Mortality Rates, Shows

Belize has been listed as on the countries with the lowest death rate among the
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Ministry of Immigration Sheds Light on Belize’s Refugee Assistance Efforts

World Refugees Day is celebrated on June 20, but this year the Ministry of Immigration
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World Blood Donor Day: Recognizing the Importance of Blood Donation

Today is observed as World Blood Donor Day.  The day is set aside each year
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Belizean Killed in Tragic Incident in Tennessee, USA: Mistaken Identity

A Belizean from Punta Gorda was involved in an incident in West Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. 
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PM Briceno returns from World Climate Industry Expo

Today, Prime Minister John Briceño and the Belizean delegation returned to the country after participating
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Palm Tree Plantations Discovered in Adjacency Zone

Reports reaching our newsroom are that the thousands of palm trees have been found within
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Scammers exploit Belizean woman’s hospitalization in Mexico

Belizean woman, Kera Leslie, remains hospitalized tonight in Mexico as the family continues its efforts
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US Ambassador Raves About Belize’s Diversity and Biodiversity

US Ambassador to Belize, Michelle Kwan has given positive reviews on Belize via an international
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US Embassy in Belmopan announces International Visitor Leadership Program for

Twenty three journalists from around the world will be participating in the upcoming International Visitor
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Forbes Magazine recognizes Belize’s Barrier Reef as one of the

Belize’s Barrier Reef has been featured in Forbes Magazine for being one of the world’s
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President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) departs Belize

This evening, the President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) , Dr. Tsai Ing-wen, departed
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Taiwan recommits to supporting women’s empowerment in Belize

And, before her departure, President Tsai also had the opportunity to check in on another
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Belize and Taiwan Sign Cooperative Agreement

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen left the country today. She will meet with US House Speaker
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Taiwanese President Visits Breeding Sheep and Goat Production and Guidance

As part of her visit, President Tsai traveled to the Cayo District. She visited the
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A Special Luncheon for President Tsai

A special luncheon was held in honor of President Tsai Ing-wen. Belize and Taiwan share
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President of the Republic of China, Taiwan, in Belize

President of the Republic of China, Taiwan, Dr. Tsai Ing-wen, arrived in Belize City on
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Parliamentarians Greet Taiwanese President with Open Arms

The visit of President Dr Tsai Ing-wen is seen as an important step towards further
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Belize warmly welcomes H.E. Dr. Tsai Ing-Wen, President of the

H.E. Dr. Tsai Ing-Wen, President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) touched down at the
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Taiwanese President to arrive in the country on Sunday

On Sunday, the President of the Republic of China (Taiwan), H.E. Tsai Ing-Wen, will arrive
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Senate Supports Taiwan

Also during today’s Sitting of the Senate, the government tabled a motion in support of
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Panamanian-registered Vessel Runs Aground East of Drowned Cayes

A huge cargo vessel named “Herca – 1” remains grounded tonight east of Drowned Cayes. 
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Haitian Nationals Detained; Immigration Officers Are Concerned

Concerns of officers at the Department of Immigration have been brewing amidst the reported maltreatment
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Irregular Migrant Movement Can be Mitigated through Strategic Migration Schemes

The Ministry of Immigration has been conducting investigations into the increasing number of undocumented migrants
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Amnesty Program in Belize Looking to Wrap Up

As the days are winding down to the end of the Amnesty Program’s extension period,
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UNCHR to Provide Post-Amnesty Support in Belize

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is looking to strengthen the agency’s partnership
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President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to Visit Belize

Tsai Ing-Wen, President of the Republic of China (Taiwan), will lead a delegation on an
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Belize is sticking with Taiwan

In 2019, Caribbean Shores area representative Kareem Musa headed a delegation on what was then
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House Debates CARICOM Free Movement (Amendment) Bill

During Friday’s sitting of the House of Representatives, Prime Minister John Briceño’s budget was not
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House of Representatives discuss Extradition Bill

In other legislative matters, Members of the House of Representatives examined the Extradition Bill, of
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BDF Goes Back to the Drawing Board for a New

The Belize Defense Force (BDF) will meet with the Friends for Conservation and Development (FCD)
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House Speaker Valerie Woods represents Belize at Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians

As part of global activities marking International Women’s day, Speaker of the House of Representatives,
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Ukraine’s Deputy Foreign MinistersVisits Belize

Russia’s war against Ukraine continues. Exactly one year ago on February 24, at around 5
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Getting Grains out of Ukraine and into the LATAM Region

The conflict in Ukraine has had significant regional and global implications, including strained relations between
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Belize Officially Ratifies Escazu Agreement

Minister of Foreign Affairs Eamon Courtenay today signed the instrument of ratification for the Regional
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Widow and Mother of Three Fight to Return to Belize

 A naturalized Belizean woman currently finds herself in a difficult situation in Lebanon. She faces
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Former Miss Universe Belize President reflects on achievements

Last week, we told you that Romeo Escobar has decided not to continue with the
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Canada pledges millions to help CARICOM fight climate change

Canada has pledged a significant amount of funding to help the Caribbean region tackle the
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Former Miss Belize National Director speaks on decision to no

Yesterday, Romeo Escobar announced that the Miss Universe Belize Organization would no longer be part
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Was John Saldivar investigated by the FIU?

 Was John Saldivar investigated by the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) after he was accused by
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Belize continues to support Taiwan’s participation at the WHO level

The Government of Belize and the Ministry of Health & Wellness have today issued a statement of support to Taiwan
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What’s up with weed? New Growth Industries Minister says Belize

 Marijuana remains an illegal substance in Belize, despite the decision to decriminalise small quantities of
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Reports of Haitians ‘Detained’ Persist

Consistent reports to Love News suggest that Haitian Nationals who recently entered the country are
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