Inclusive Peace & Transition Initiative

© Cara Snyder

Thousands filled the main plaza of Guatemala City on Dec. 29, 1996 to celebrate the signing of a peace accord.

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In December 1996, the Government of Guatemala and leftist guerrilla groups signed a final peace accord that marked an end to a conflict that had lasted for 36 years.
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Negotiations for a Firm and Lasting Peace