Guatemala ex-dictator’s daughter Zury Ríos barred from presidency

The constitutional court of Guatemala has barred Zury Ríos, the daughter of ex-military ruler Efraín Ríos Montt, from running for…

The constitutional court of Guatemala has barred Zury Ríos, the daughter of ex-military ruler Efraín Ríos Montt, from running for the presidency. Ms Ríos was one of the frontrunners ahead of elections on 16 June. The court argued that Guatemala’s constitution bars close relatives of coup leaders from serving as president.

Follow the live information on our channel