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1 HOUR AGO - Yahoo! News

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Genocide retrial of ex-dictator suspended in Guatemala

A closed-door retrial of Guatemala's former military dictator Efrain Rios Montt on charges of genocide was suspended on Wednesday after plaintiffs won a battle to have his case judged separately from that of his intelligence chief. Rios Montt is accused of being ultimately responsible for the murders of 1,771 indigenous Ixil-Maya people in 1982-1983, at the height of Guatemala's 36-year ...

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MAY 02, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Guatemala arrests dozens of gang members in raids

Security forces on Monday launched raids on one of the biggest gangs in Guatemala, arresting 72 suspected members of a cell specializing in extortion, officials said. More than 120 raids were carried out by nearly 300 law enforcement officers and prosecutors in the south, center and northeast of the country. "The operation is focused on fighting the scourge of extortion," ...

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MAY 02, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Guatemala arrests dozens of gang members in anti-extortion raids

Security forces on Monday launched raids on one of the biggest gangs in Guatemala, arresting 64 suspected members in different parts of the country, officials said. More than 120 raids were carried out by nearly 300 law enforcement officers and prosecutors, said Julia Barrera, a spokeswoman for the public ministry. The spokeswoman said the raids on Monday turned up weapons ...

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APR 30, 2016 - The Guardian

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Rescuers search for dozens missing after giant Guatemala rubbish heap collapses

At least four people died and 24 are missing after the huge pile of garbage in the capital caved in on itselfAt least 24 people are still missing after a collapse at Guatemala City’s largest garbage dump this week that killed four people. People sifting through the dump, which receives about 500 truckloads of rubbish every day, were caught unawares ...

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APR 29, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Rescuers look for 24 missing in deadly Guatemala landfill slide

Rescuers in Guatemala searched Friday for 24 people missing in a massive landfill slide in the capital earlier this week from which four bodies have already been recovered, an official said. Recent heavy rains and seismic tremors caused the mountain of garbage in the open-air dump to come crashing down on the people at the site on Wednesday, said a ...

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