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Court hearings due in case concerning sexual violence against 36 Maya Achi indigenous women

The case of sexual violence committed against 36 indigenous women of the Maya Achi of community in Guatemala is in an intermediate stage. From 29 to 30 January 2019, hearings will be held against six former civil patrols (paramilitaries) accused of sexual violence and crimes against humanity against a group of Maya Achi women from the Rabinal region, during the internal armed conflict. 

Read our informative note on the case here (Spanish).



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