Guatemala - Children stolen during the Civil War case

Many children of villagers disappeared during the 36 year Civil War. Some were adopted within Guatemala, at least one child, a girl adopted in 1982, was adopted by a US family. At least 2 children from the massacre at Dos Erres in 1982 were raised by Guatemalan soldiers.
Date: 1996-01-01
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guatemala, Guatemala
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What Did You Do in the War, Mama?1999-02-07
Guatemala babies 'sold to highest bidders'2000-06-13
Guatemala army 'seized children'2000-08-08
Guatemala's baby business2000-09-01
Special Report: International Adoption from [Latin America]2000-11-01
In El Salvador: A disappeared son returns 2001-03-05
Making “American” Families: Transnational Adoption and U.S. Latin America Policy2006-01-01
Guatemala: Dirty war orphans put up for adoption2009-03-23
Stolen baby found in Guatemalan adoption system 2011-07-24
Mass. father, Guatemala son reunite 30 years later2012-05-30
Father And Son Reunited 30 Years After Massacre In Guatemala2012-05-31


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