Guatemalan ex-president returns home after release from U.S. prison

February 26, 2015 5:50 AM

12 0

Guatemalan ex-president returns home after release from U.S. prison

(Reuters) - Former President Alfonso Portillo returned to Guatemala on Wednesday following his release from a U.S. prison, nearly six-years after his arrest on money laundering charges.

The 63-year-old, who served as president from 2000 to 2004, struck a repentant note on his arrival at Guatemala City's international airport, and expressed interest in becoming politically active once more.

Also read: Career of Texans' C.J. Fiedorowicz, 26, could be cut short by concussions

Read more

To category page

Loading...