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Timeline: The Dos Erres Massacre and the Hunt for Oscar

In December 1982, one of the worst atrocities in Guatemala’s 36-year civil war occurred when the army wiped out the hamlet of Dos Erres. A commando, Lt. Oscar Ovidio Ramírez Ramos, abducted a 3-year-old village boy he named Oscar. | Related story »

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