GUATEMALA-JUSTICE-HUMAN RIGTHS-RIOS MONTT-GALVEZ : News Photo

GUATEMALA-JUSTICE-HUMAN RIGTHS-RIOS MONTT-GALVEZ

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Guatemalan judge Miguel Galvez announces the opening of a trial 'for the crimes of genocide' and crimes against humanity against former Guatemalan de facto President (1982-1983) and retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt and retired General Jose Rodriguez (not in picture) in Guatemala City on January 28, 2013. In a historic decision, a Guatemalan court announced today that Rios Montt, 86, will face trial for the genocide of indigenous peoples during his rule, becoming the first former president to be prosecuted for this crime in the country. AFP PHOTO/Johan ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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Guatemalan judge Miguel Galvez announces the opening of a trial 'for the crimes of genocide' and crimes against humanity against former Guatemalan de facto President (1982-1983) and retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt and retired General Jose Rodriguez (not in picture) in Guatemala City on January 28, 2013. In a historic decision, a Guatemalan court announced today that Rios Montt, 86, will face trial for the genocide of indigenous peoples during his rule, becoming the first former president to be prosecuted for this crime in the country. AFP PHOTO/Johan ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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