Brett Wilkins is editor-at-large for US news at Digital Journal. Based in San Francisco, his work covers issues of social justice, human rights and war and peace.
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Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Former US-backed Guatemalan Dictator Efraín Ríos Montt Dies Facing Genocide Charges
General Efraín Ríos Montt, the former US-backed Guatemalan dictator on trial for genocide and crimes against humanity for his role during his country’s civil war, has died at age 91. The New York Times reports Rios Montt suffered a fatal heart attack on Sunday in Guatemala City. He had long...