President of Guatemala


President Otto Perez Molina of GuatemalaOtto Perez Molina

Date of Birth: 1 December 1950
Birth Place: Guatemala City, Guatemala
Political Party: Patriotic Party
Arrival in Power: 14 January 2012
Religion: NA
Profession: Military

Biography:


Otto Perez Molina was born in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in 1950. Otto Perez Molina is the current President of Guatemala. Otto Perez Molina studied at the National Military Academy of Guatemala. He had a distinguished military career before joining politics.

Otto Perez Molina participated in a military coup in 1983, he held several important posts following this including head of military intelligence and chief of staff to the President of Guatemala. Otto Perez Molina ran as the presidential candidate for the Patriotic Party in 2007 but was unsuccessful in his bid for the presidency.

Otto Perez Molina ran again in 2011 and this time was successful, he assumed office as the President of Guatemala on January 14th 2012.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_P%C3%A9rez_Molina

Updated on: June 6th, 2015

Former President of Guatemala


Alvaro ColomAlvaro Colom

Date of Birth: 15 June 1951
Birth Place: Guatemala City, Guatemala
Political Party: National Union of Hope
Arrival in Power: 14 January 2008
Religion: Roman Catholic
Profession: NA

Biography:


Alvaro Colom was born in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in 1951. Alvaro Colom is the current President of Guatemala. Alvaro Colom has a degree in engineering from the University of San Carlos. Alvaro Colom was elected to the presidency in the 2007 elections.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%81lvaro_Colom_Caballeros

Updated on: December 14th, 2013