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Former Guatemalan president on embassy move: ‘They told me it would be economic apocalypse’

In Episode 3 of “Global Perspectives,” Ellie Cohanim sits down for an in-person interview with former Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales and former Foreign Minister Sandra Jovel to discuss Guatemala’s landmark decision to be the first Latin American country to move their embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Filmed on location in Guatemala City, former President Jimmy Morales discusses the special relationship between Guatemala and Israel; overcoming the challenges of his early life; and his vision for the future of his country and world relations. Ellie also interviews former Foreign Minister Sandra Jovel about her own role in helping Guatemala make this historic decision.