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Mao Tse-Tung
Country: China
Kill tally details: As many as 45 million deaths from starvation during the Great Leap Forward. Tens of thousands killed and millions of lives ruined during the Cultural Revolution
Ferdinand Marcos
Country: Philippines
Kill tally: Less than 5,000
Kill tally details: No reliable figures but the Philippines democracy and economy ruined and possibly thousands killed
Josef Mengele
Country: Germany
Kill tally: Less than 5,000
Kill tally details: Directly responsible for the deaths of thousands at Auschwitz concentration camp
Slobodan Milosevic
Country: Serbia
Kill tally: 100,000 to 500,000
Kill tally details: Up to 230,000 killed and three million displaced
Ratko Mladic
Country: Bosnia-Herzegovina
Kill tally: 100,000 to 500,000
Kill tally details: Up to 200,000
Benito Mussolini
Country: Italy
Kill tally: 100,000 to 500,000
Kill tally details: Over 400,000 Italians killed during the Second World War. At least 30,000 Ethiopians killed during the Italian occupation of Ethiopia