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Factsheet: Genocide Case of the Ixil People during the Lucas García Military Dictatorship 

A new criminal process began in October 2019 against three members of the Guatemalan military elite who were in their positions during the dictatorship of Romeo Lucas García (1978-1982). The military officers are charged with genocide, enforced disappearance and crimes against humanity against the Maya Ixil people of Guatemala. This fact-sheet (in English and Spanish) provides more details on the case.

Read the full fact-sheet in English and Spanish