Izabal


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I•za•bal

(ˌi zəˈbɑl, -sə-)

n.
Lake, a lake in E Guatemala: the largest in the country. ab. 450 sq. mi. (1165 sq. km).
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Contract awarded for Lease of property occupied by the administrative offices of the delegation of izabal, Of the general attorney of the nation in the period of nero and december 2018, Located at 9 avenue between 17 and 18 calle lote 163, Puerto barrios izabal
Sepur Zarco esta en la region de Polochic, en medio de los departamentos Alta Verapaz e Izabal.
Tambien exploraron la posibilidad en el area caribena de la actual Guatemala--en donde ahora se piensa hacer un canal seco--, que comunicara el lago de Izabal, Rio Dulce y El Estor, con las tierras bajas de los actuales departamentos guatemaltecos de Zacapa, Jalapa y Santa Rosa en el Pacifico.
funded drug demand reduction programs consisting of awareness and training efforts directed towards community and government leaders, educators, parents, and students, targeted 157,000 people in 42 municipalities in the departments of Guatemala City, Izabal, Jutiapa, Zacapa, Santa Rosa, Retalhuleu, Quetzaltenango, and San Marcos.
Eleven Mayan Q'eqchi women from the tiny hamlet of Sepur Zarco, in the eastern department of Izabal, gave harrowing accounts of how they were forced to cook, clean and submit to systematic rape by soldiers from a nearby military outpost.
Guerrero de la Llata asume la necesidad de atender el componente individual de los documentos analizados, en particular los que exhiben la marca de su autor, como es el caso de Memorias de la administracion publica del Estado de Sonora durante el periodo constitucional de 1903 a 1907, de Rafael Izabal, quien fuera gobernador de Sonora en los ultimos anos de la deportacion.
Cananea fue un simbolo de la historia nacional en la epoca del Porfiriato, cuando sus mineros fueron masacrados brutalmente por los rangers el 2 de junio de 1906 que, cruzando la frontera--a peticion del Infame gobernador Rafael Izabal Salido--violaron nuestra soberania para acabar con la huelga minera, y asi se consumo uno de los eventos que dieron origen a la Revolucion Mexicana.
The Fenix mine and processing plant are located in eastern Guatemala, in the state of Izabal.
Many local inhabitants around the largest lakes in Guatemala, Lakes Izabal, Peten Itza, Amatitlan and Atitlan, rely on local fisheries for subsistence and to generate income in local markets.
It's a small community located on the shores of Lake Izabal.
Majestic volcanoes of cocaine, vast fields sown with poppy, ferocious ex-kaibiles [Guatemalan special forces trained in anti-guerrilla tactics] contracted by the Cartel of Peten and Izabal, [one of the major cartels in the north of Guatemala] rivers of amphetamines, beautiful lakes of heroin, absolute corruption and the country's fall into the hands not only those of narco-trafficking but also those of smugglers and organized crime, including the ex-military figures that direct it such as Otto-Perez Molina, Francisco Ortega Menaldo and General Callejas [former Guatemalan military figures all involved in the civil war atrocities].