Guatemala's former dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt (1982-1983) attends a court session to hear the judge's ruling in Guatemala City, Monday, Jan. 28, 2013. A judge has ruled that a form

 

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Guatemala's former dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt (1982-1983) attends a court session to hear the judge's ruling in Guatemala City, Monday, Jan. 28, 2013. A judge has ruled that a former U.S.-backed dictator who presided over one of the bloodiest periods of Guatemala's civil war will stand trial on charges he ordered the murder, torture and displacement of thousands of Mayan Indians. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)