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Guatemala City in Municipality of Guatemala, Guatemala
 

The Guatemalan Peace Accords

 
 
The Guatemalan Peace Accords Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 20, 2018
1. The Guatemalan Peace Accords Marker
Inscription.
Los acuerdos de Paz se suscribieron en un instante, pero su contenido encierra una visión de lo que nos pasó, de lo que somos y de lo que queremos lograr.

Guatemaltecos,
la Paz firmada en 1996 es nuestra.
¡Cuidémosla!

Álvaro Arzú
Guatemala, diciembre 2016

English translation:
The Peace Accords were signed in an instant, but their content contains a vision of what happened to us, what we are and what we want to achieve.

Guatemalans, the peace signed in 1996 is ours,
Let’s continue it!

Álvaro Arzú
Guatemala, December 2016

 
Erected 2016.
 
Location. 14° 37.627′ N, 90° 30.914′ W. Marker is in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in Municipality of Guatemala. Marker is on Calle del Castillo just north of 22 Calle, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guatemala City, Guatemala 01001, Guatemala.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Municipal Headquarters of Guatemala City (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); 50th Anniversary of the Guatemalan Social Security Institute (about 90 meters away, measured
The Guatemalan Peace Accords sculpture artist's mark image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 20, 2018
2. The Guatemalan Peace Accords sculpture artist's mark
Ángel de la Paz
José Toledo
Guatemala, 2016
www.pepotoledo.com
in a direct line); Mario Méndez Montenegro (about 120 meters away); Mural of the Guatemalan Nationality (about 120 meters away); Juan José Arévalo Bermejo (about 120 meters away); Mobile Military Police (about 150 meters away); Bicentennial of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen (about 180 meters away); Crédito Hipotecario Nacional (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guatemala City.
 
Regarding The Guatemalan Peace Accords. The marker commemorates the 20th anniversary of the Guatemalan Peace Accords signed in 1996. Álvaro Arzú, the long-time mayor of Guatemala City, was the President of Guatemala during the signing of the accords.
 
Categories. Civil RightsWars, Non-US
 
The Guatemalan Peace Accords Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 20, 2018
3. The Guatemalan Peace Accords Marker
The marker is attached to the top of the base of the artwork and is not visible in this view.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 19, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 19, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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