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Guatemalans March in Call for President to Resign

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Guatemalan protesters took to the streets for the sixth weekend in a row to demand President Otto Perez Molina resign following scandals that have already brought down his central bank chief and key cabinet members.

About 20,000 marchers descended on Guatemala City’s National Palace on Saturday, according to estimates by local newspaper Prensa Libre. That’s fewer than the roughly 45,000 who reached the main plaza on May 16. Protesters chanting “el pueblo unido jamas sera vencido” -- the people united will never be defeated -- banged drums and sang Guatemala’s anthem.