Belize; Guatemala’s dumping grounds?

And while we are still on the topic of the disputed border between Belize and Guatemala, Wil Maheia, the leader of the Southern Territorial Volunteers, took the media to an area at the foot of Container Hill in Jalacte Village that has become the dumpsite for residents in the Guatemalan Village of Santa Cruz. For years the road has been thought by some residents of Guatemala to be the border line between their country and ours; The Eastern shoulder being Belize’s and the Western Shoulder being Guatemala’s. Despite this however residents of Santa Cruz Village, in Guatemala are still disposing their garbage on the Eastern shoulder of the border

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