President-Elect Otto Pérez Molina Vows Crackdown on Drug Cartels in Guatemala

By Geraldine Cook
December 05, 2011

Guatemala’s incoming president, former Gen. Otto Pérez Molina, says he won’t waste time fulfilling his campaign promises — and that he intends to emulate Mexican President Felipe Calderón in taking the fight to organized crime, drug cartels and street gangs.