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Guatemalans protest over genocide retrial
Many worried justice will not be served after court overturns conviction of ex-military leader Efrain Rios Montt.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 11:06 GMT
Challenges remain for justice in Guatemala
Many wonder if ruling against Efrain Rios Montt will hold after ex-military ruler's conviction in genocide trial.
Last updated: 12 May 2013 19:03 GMT
Guatemalans hail historic genocide verdict
Ex-military ruler convicted of orchestrating massacres of indigenous Ixil people during 1960 to 1996 civil war.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 09:19 GMT
Guatemala civil war archives help find missing
Records of torture, kidnapping and murder committed by national police give clues to fate of victims.
Last updated: 07 May 2013 20:31 GMT
Can the United States solve the problem of undocumented immigration?
Immigrants with criminal records who face deportation should have a recourse for appeal.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2013 09:59 GMT
Guatemalans divided over trial of ex-dictator
General Efrain Rios Montt is accused in killing, torture and rape of civilians, mainly indigenous people.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 15:53 GMT
Integrity of Guatemala courts on the line
Court drops case against General Efrain Rios Montt on genocide charges after judges battle to reach consensus.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2013 15:36 GMT
Guatemala hit by powerful earthquake
Magnitude-6.2 quake hits near Guatemala City, but authorities had no immediate reports of damages or deaths.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 01:14 GMT
The collateral consequences of mass deportation
The US will continue to pay the high human costs of its mass deportation programme for years to come.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2013 10:04 GMT
Guatemala ready for genocide trial
Efrain Rios Montt, the country's former military ruler, faces charges in a landmark case.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2013 15:44 GMT
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