Efrain Rios Montt

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Former Guatemalan dictator , retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt ,... News PhotoArrival,Courthouse,Dictator,Efrain Rios Montt,Former,Genocide,Guatemala,Guatemala City,Horizontal,Justice - Concept,Law,Mass Murder,Retirement,ViolencePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFormer Guatemalan dictator (1982-1983), retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt (2-L), arrives to court to be judged on charges of genocide in Guatemala City on April 2, 2013. Rios Montt, 86, 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. AFP PHOTO/Johan ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)