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The MacNeil/Lehrer Report – October 25, 1982 – Guatemala
October 25, 1982 at 12:00 AM EST
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Jim Lehrer and Charlene Hunter Gault report on violence and instability across Guatemala and the actions of Efrain Rios Montt. Gavin Hewitt from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reports from Guatemala. Guests are Georges Fauriol of Georgetown University and Dana Martin of the Washington Office on Latin America.
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