GUATEMALA-RIGHTS-RIOS MONTT-RODRIGUEZ-TRIAL-SENTENCE : News Photo

GUATEMALA-RIGHTS-RIOS MONTT-RODRIGUEZ-TRIAL-SENTENCE

Retired Guatemalan General Jose Rodriguez (C), former intelligence chief of former Guatemalan de facto President (1982-1983), retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt, react after being absolved of charges of genocide committed during the de facto regime, in Guatemala City, on May 10, 2013. Rios Montt was found guilty of genocide and war crimes on Friday in a landmark ruling stemming from massacres of indigenous people in his country's long civil war. Rios Montt thus became the first Latin American convicted of trying to exterminate an entire group of people in a brief but particularly gruesome stretch of a war that started in 1960, lasted 36 years and left around 200,000 people dead or missing. AFP PHOTO / Johan ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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Retired Guatemalan General Jose Rodriguez (C), former intelligence chief of former Guatemalan de facto President (1982-1983), retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt, react after being absolved of charges of genocide committed during the de facto regime, in Guatemala City, on May 10, 2013. Rios Montt was found guilty of genocide and war crimes on Friday in a landmark ruling stemming from massacres of indigenous people in his country's long civil war. Rios Montt thus became the first Latin American convicted of trying to exterminate an entire group of people in a brief but particularly gruesome stretch of a war that started in 1960, lasted 36 years and left around 200,000 people dead or missing. AFP PHOTO / Johan ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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May 10, 2013
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