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Former Guatemalan general Efrain Rios Montt was recently indicted for his primary role and involvement in crimes against humanity and genocide against indigenous Mayans of Guatemala. He stated to ABC News that his success was due to the fact that "his soldiers were trained by Israelis". He was the ...
Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986, has died after a long illness. He was 85. Moises Galindo is a lawyer for several former military officials accused of abuses during Guatemala's civil war. Galindo said ...

... .A court in Guatemala city hearing the retrial of former General Efrain Rios Montt has accepted he should be examined at a mental health hospital. The court was responding to allegations by the defence that the 89-year-old general was senile and unable to understand the charges against him. He was ...
A former Guatemalan general, Efrain Rios Montt, who ruled the country briefly in the 1980s, has been found mentally incapable of standing trial. He had been facing charges of genocide during one of the most brutal periods in Guatemala's civil war. Doctors said he was not able to understand any charges ...
A top military general in Guatemala and four other officers were killed Wednesday when their military helicopter crashed near the Mexican border. Guatemalan Defense Minister Manuel Lopez confirmed that General Rudy Ortiz was among the five people killed in the crash. Ortiz and the other officers were ...
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Former Guatemalan general Efrain Rios Montt was recently indicted for his primary role and involvement in crimes against humanity and genocide against indigenous Mayans of Guatemala. He stated to ABC News that his success was due to the fact that "his soldiers were trained by Israelis". He was the ...
As the mayor of a remote Haitian coastal town, Jean-Morose Viliena was above the law, according to those who say they suffered his wrath. He incited mobs on murderous rampages in his native Les Irois, they allege, and burned his political opponents' homes to the ground. And when his alleged reign of ...
Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, who has died after a long illness at the age of 85, was a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986. Prosecutors had accused the former general of genocide for the killing of thousands of indigenous Mayan people ...
Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986, has died after a long illness. He was 85. Moises Galindo is a lawyer for several former military officials accused of abuses during Guatemala's civil war. Galindo said ...
A Guatemalan judge has ordered former President Otto Perez Molina to stand trial on corruption charges, days after he resigned over a customs fraud scandal that has stoked outrage in the Central American country. Judge Miguel Angel Galvez ordered the former president held, saying there was enough ...
... .A court in Guatemala city hearing the retrial of former General Efrain Rios Montt has accepted he should be examined at a mental health hospital. The court was responding to allegations by the defence that the 89-year-old general was senile and unable to understand the charges against him. He was ...
A top military general in Guatemala and four other officers were killed Wednesday when their military helicopter crashed near the Mexican border. Guatemalan Defense Minister Manuel Lopez confirmed that General Rudy Ortiz was among the five people killed in the crash. Ortiz and the other officers were ...
The presidency of the former Guatemalan general, Jacobo Arbenz, marked a major change in Guatemalan government policies, especially in ...
As the mayor of a remote Haitian coastal town, Jean-Morose Viliena was above the law, according to those who say they suffered his wrath.
Jacobo Arbenz, a former Guatemalan Army general, was democratically elected President of Guatemala in 1951. He began some land reforms ...
... Jones and the Guatemalan General, just try to maintain open lines of communications, since the US has provided aid to both militaries.".

Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986, has ...
Recent legal actions against former military officials in El Salvador and Guatemala illustrate how the shadowy military networks currently ...
... .A court in Guatemala city hearing the retrial of former General Efrain Rios Montt has accepted he should be examined at a mental health ...
A former Guatemalan general, Efrain Rios Montt, who ruled the country briefly in the 1980s, has been found mentally incapable of standing trial.
A former Guatemalan general, Efrain Rios Montt, who ruled the country briefly in the 1980s, has been found mentally incapable of standing trial.
A top military general in Guatemala and four other officers were killed Wednesday when their military helicopter crashed near the Mexican ...
According to a release from Buck's office, Buck was invited to address the Guatemalan General Assembly in August regarding ...
As the mayor of a remote Haitian coastal town, Jean-Morose Viliena was above the law, according to those who say they suffered his wrath.
Jacobo Arbenz, a former Guatemalan Army general, was democratically elected President of Guatemala in 1951. He began some land reforms ...
Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986, has ...
Recent legal actions against former military officials in El Salvador and Guatemala illustrate how the shadowy military networks currently ...
... .A court in Guatemala city hearing the retrial of former General Efrain Rios Montt has accepted he should be examined at a mental health ...
A top military general in Guatemala and four other officers were killed Wednesday when their military helicopter crashed near the Mexican ...
Along with eight employees of the Guatemalan General Property Registry, the pair allegedly arranged for the agency to pay for a breakfast for 564 people and another meal for 40 in 2013.
This period was such an enlightened one in Guatemala that leaders of the anti-colonial struggle in British Honduras, such as Leigh Richardson and Philip Goldson, visited Guatemala and were impressed.
Aguilar said all the detainees would appear before the Guatemalan General Directorate of Migration to begin the procedures to deport them to their respective countries of origin.
Aguilar said all the detainees would appear before the Guatemalan General Directorate of Migration to begin the procedures to deport them to their respective countries of origin.
Among the school's most famous graduates are several dictators responsible for the greatest atrocities in the history of Latin America, including Argentine General Jorge Rafael Videla; Guatemalan General Efrain Rios Montt, who seized power in a coup in ...
"It is a difficult task to continue negotiation under the circumstances of the stance being taken by Guatemala, but it's not going to affect the relationship that I have with the Guatemalan general. he is still of the opinion that things can work out ...
The Guatemalan Army General in the Peten region requested permission to traverse into the colony of British Honduras, now Belize, to re-enter into Guatemala at a point north of Garbutt Falls.
"I think I am very concerned and we monitor the situation closely every day to the extent to what we can, we have our military commander speak with both General Jones and the Guatemalan General, just try to maintain open lines of communications, since ...
"That was spoken about when the Guatemalan general said he has to make efforts to ensure that chain of command gets right down to the level of the people there so I think that was a way of recognizing that there is a need for that to be done.
bdf general john saldivar.jpg - 81.67 Kb On Saturday March 12, there was a confrontation between the Belize Defence Force and the Guatemalan Armed Forces.
"On the ground we have the soldiers giving conflicting orders that can lead to conflict and that's the concern that I discussed with the Guatemalan General that we've both been given opposing directives and because of the opposing directives there ...
Former Guatemalan head of state, army Gen. Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, center, speaks to the press in 1999 at the Public Ministry in Guatemala City.
GUATEMALA CITY -- Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986, has died after a long illness.
Oscar Humberto Mejia Victores, a Guatemalan general who seized power in a 1983 coup and was the country's de facto leader until 1986, has died after a long illness.
Molina, a former Guatemalan army general and intelligence chief, finally resigned in September, after months of weekly protests staged in front of his palace to demand his resignation.


 

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