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Ex Guatemalan dictator sentenced to 80 years

Published:Friday | May 10, 2013 | 6:39 PM

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) —

A Guatemalan court has convicted ex-dictator Efrain Rios Montt on genocide charges.




He has been sentenced to 80 years for the genocide of more than 1,700 indigenous Ixil Mayans from 1982-1983 while he was in power.