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Further information on UA 36/93 (AMR 34/03/93, 12 February) - Guatemala: threats / harassment: staff of the Asociacion para el Avance de las Ciencias Sociales en Guatemala (AVANCSO)

, Index number: AMR 34/005/1993

Army sergeant Noel de Jesus Beteta Alvarez was sentenced to 25 years' imprisonment for the murder of anthropologist and founder member of AVANCSO Myrna Mack Chang and for a separate assault on a minor. There are grave fears that following recent incidents of intimidation, certain sectors of the security forces may make reprisals against the family and associates of Myrna Mack Chang.

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