Guatemala election winner slams attempt to scrap result

By Sofia Menchu
Updated December 9 2023 - 3:50pm, first published 3:45pm
Guetamala's President-elect Bernardo Arevalo has slammed manouevres to strike out election results. (AP PHOTO)
Guetamala's President-elect Bernardo Arevalo has slammed manouevres to strike out election results. (AP PHOTO)

Guatemala's President-elect Bernardo Arevalo has forcefully rejected a legal manoeuvre from prosecutors to invalidate his election triumph, calling the effort an "attempted coup".