Getty Images photo by Alexander Martinez
July 26, 2009
Anti narcotic squad members guard packages containing 750kg of cocaine seized during an operation in Escuintla, 52 km south of Guatemala City on July 26, 2009. According to authorities, each year about 250 tons of drug en route to the United States and Europe, goes via Guatemala. AFP PHOTO/Alexander Martinez (Photo credit should read
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