For Memory, Truth and Justice



Guatemala was one of the first countries where forced disappearances were used as a generalized practice of terror against a civilian population. Forty five thousand people were disappeared during the years of the armed conflict. Their families still look for them and demand and end to impunity.

  • Notes on the Disappeared in Guatemala

  • Guatemala's Disappeared
    Secret Report - US State Department

  • Relevant Declassified U.S. Documents from the National Security Archive's Guatemala Collection

  • The Guatemalan Police Archives

  • Dossier of Victims of Death Squads

  • Asociación "Familiares de Detenidos-Desaparecidos de Guatemala"

  • Human Rights in Guatemala

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