Efrain Rios Montt

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Former Guatemalan dictador , General Jose Efrain Rios Montt , listens... News PhotoEfrain Rios Montt,Former,Guatemala,Guatemala City,Law,Legal Trial,Listening,Military,Technology,Testimony,Vertical,Video ConferencePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFormer Guatemalan dictador (1982-1983), General (retired) Jose Efrain Rios Montt (R), listens to the testimony given through a video-conference from former military Hugo Leonardo during his trial in Guatemala City on April 4, 2013. Rios Montt, who stands trial despite defense attempts to postpone the start of the historic proceedings, is accused of ordering the execution of 1,771 members of the indigenous Ixil Maya people in the Quiche region. Rios Montt refrained from testifying. AFP PHOTO/Johan ORDONE (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)