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Guatemalan 1992 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Rigoberta Menchu hugs a... News Photo 164048399Charging,City,Efrain Rios Montt,Embracing,Family,Former,Genocide,Guatemala,Guatemala City,Horizontal,Law,Mass Murder,Nobel Peace Prize,President,Retirement,Rigoberta Menchu,Trial,Vertical,Victim,Violence,WarPhotographer JOHAN ORDONEZCollection: AFP 2013 AFPGuatemalan 1992 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Rigoberta Menchu (R) hugs a relative of a victim of Guatemala's civil war during the trial against former Guatemalan de facto President (1982-1983), retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt (not in frame) on charges of genocide, in Guatemala City on March 19, 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. The trial marks the first time genocide proceedings have been brought in relation to the 36-year civil war in Guatemala that ended in 1996, leaving an estimated 200,000 people dead, according to United Nations estimates. AFP PHOTO/Johan ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)