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Former Guatemalan soldiers sentenced to 30 years in prison for raping indigenous women

Guatemala's highest court has sentenced five former members of a paramilitary organization to 30 years in prison for raping dozens of indigenous Mayan women during the country's civil war in the 1980s. The men are members of so-called civilian self-defense patrols, armed groups formed and backed by the military. Thirty-six victims had…

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