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The Genocide Trial against former Head of Intelligence of Guatemala enters its final phase

With the judgment scheduled for Wednesday, 26 September 2018, the genocide retrial against the former Head of Intelligence of Guatemala, Mauricio Rodríguez Sánchez, enters its final phase. 

Rodríguez Sánchez faces charges of genocide and crimes against humanity against the indigenous Ixil people of Northern Guatemala, perpetrated while he was head of military intelligence under Ríos Montt's dictatorship from 1982 to 1983.

More information on the genocide trial can be found here in both Spanish and English.

 



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The Observatory of Judicial Independence is a tool to monitor and analyse the internal and external factors that threaten judicial independence in Guatemala.

 

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