Conservative candidate Alejandro Giammattei elected as President of Guatemala, expected to take office in January
Monday, 12 August 2019 Conservative Alejandro Giammattei was elected as Guatemala's president, defeating former first lady Sandra Torres in a run-off, the central American country's electoral court said.
Alejandro Giammattei has just been elected Guatemala's new president, but he is already talking about changing a controversial migration deal the Central American country signed with the Trump administration last month. Ryan Brooks reports.
Guatemala's new president faces an early test of his ability to impose migration controls sought by Washington as a caravan of hundreds of people left neighboring Honduras on Wednesday, aiming to cross..