Belize Politics

Belize Politics, Population and Geography

Background: Territorial disputes between the UK and Guatemala delayed the independence of Belize (formerly British Honduras) until 1981. Guatemala refused to recognize the new state until 1992. Tourism became the main industry of the country’s economy. The country has many problems: high unemployment, involvement in the drug trade and rising crime in the cities.┬áSee areacodesexplorer.com […]