Guatemala votes to send Belize border dispute to international court

GUATEMALA CITY (AFP) – Guatemalans voted overwhelmingly Sunday to send a centuries-old border dispute with Belize to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for final resolution, according to preliminary referendum results. A total of 95.89 per cent voted “yes”, with votes from over 92 per cent of polling stations accounted for, said Gustavo Castillo of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin