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Photo Credit: Courtesy GAM

DANILO  BARILLAS

News Organization: POR QUE

Died: 1989

Location: GUATEMALA

Gunned down Aug. 1 after five armed men barged into his Guatemala City home and dragged him outside. He was shot at least 30 times trying to flee. He was a well-known leader of Guatemala's Christian Democratic Party. NOTE: His publication was based in Guatemala, not Mexico.