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Genocide trial of ex-Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios Montt halted

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Former Guatemalan de facto President (1982-1983) and retired General Jose Efrain Rios Montt sits during a court hearing in Guatemala City on January 31, 2013. A Guatemalan judge started the hearing to receive evidence for the open trial to Rios Montt on charges of genocide committed in indigenous populations during his de facto regime between 1982 and 1983. JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images
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