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Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom(C) is arrested under corruption charges in Guatemala City on February 13, 2018.
Guatemalan authorities on Tuesday arrested a former president and nine ministers of his former government on corruption charges, a top prosecutor told AFP. Colom, 66, was put under detention in his home in an upmarket district of the capital, the head of the special anti-graft prosecution unit, Juan Francisco Sandoval, said. The allegations against him and his former ministers related to graft in the public transport system.


 / AFP PHOTO / Johan ORDONEZ        (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom(C) is arrested under corruption charges in Guatemala City on February 13, 2018.
Guatemalan authorities on Tuesday arrested a former president and nine ministers of his former government on corruption charges, a top prosecutor told AFP. Colom, 66, was put under detention in his home in an upmarket district of the capital, the head of the special anti-graft prosecution unit, Juan Francisco Sandoval, said. The allegations against him and his former ministers related to graft in the public transport system.


 / AFP PHOTO / Johan ORDONEZ        (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

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El expresidente de Guatemala Álvaro Colom fue aprehendido este martes y se presentó ante un juez en ese país. La detención forma parte de una investigación de un presunto fraude en la aprobación de un proyecto de transporte urbano en la Ciudad de Guatemala conocido como Transurbano.

Claves del caso Transurbano por el que fue detenido el expresidente Álvaro Colom

El expresidente de Guatemala Álvaro Colom fue aprehendido este martes y se presentó ante un juez en ese país. La detención forma parte de una investigación de un presunto fraude en la aprobación de un proyecto de transporte urbano en la Ciudad de Guatemala conocido como Transurbano.