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Former Guatemalan dictator Rios Montt to face second genocide trial

GUATEMALA CITY: A judge this week ordered former Guatemalan dictator Efrian Rios Montt to stand for a second trial on genocide charges, this time for the deaths of some 200 people in the 1982 Dos Erres Massacre, human rights authorities said on Friday. The 90-year-old Montt is facing another trial for genocide in a separate… Read More »

Correa ally leads Ecuador election polls, but second round likely

QUITO: Ecuador’s ruling leftist party candidate leads voting intentions in the small Andean country ahead of presidential elections next month, but does not have enough support to win in the first round, two recent polls showed. After recent major losses for Latin America’s leftist bloc, Ecuador’s election is being scrutinized for a potential further setback… Read More »

Chinese investors paid second deposit in AC Milan deal – source

MILAN: The Chinese consortium seeking to buy AC Milan has paid a second 100 million euro (83.38 million pound) deposit to the Italian soccer club’s owner, a source close to the matter said on Tuesday. Last week the Chinese investors and the holding company of former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, which owns AC Milan,… Read More »

Chinese investors to pay second deposit in AC Milan deal only on Tuesday – sources

MILAN: The Chinese consortium seeking to buy Italian soccer club AC Milan is expected to pay an agreed second 100 million-euro (83.69 million pound) deposit by Tuesday, a day later than originally scheduled, two sources close to the matter said on Monday. Last week the Chinese investors and the holding company of former Italian prime… Read More »

Second boycotter says will rejoin Libya's UN-backed government

TRIPOLI: A member of the leadership of Libya’s U.N.-backed government who is close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said he will end his boycott of the Tripoli-based body. The decision by Ali Gatrani could strengthen the Government of National Accord (GNA), coming days after a second boycotting member of… Read More »