Anti-Corruption Advocate Bernardo Arevalo Secures Historic Victory in Guatemala Amid Election Controversies
In an unexpected turn of events, Guatemalan presidential candidate Bernardo Arevalo emerged victorious on Sunday, clinching an impressive 58% of the votes in a closely-watched election. This triumph marks a significant milestone for the anti-graft campaigner, whose journey to the presidency was characterized by challenges and controversies. The international community, including influential figures like Luis Almagro of the Organization of American States (OAS) and European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell, celebrated the election as a commendable display of civic engagement.
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