U.S. policy in El Salvador
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U.S. policy in El Salvador hearings before the Subcommittees on Human Rights and International Organizations and on Western Hemisphere Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, first session ... February 4, 28; March 7, 17, 1983. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Human Rights and International Organizations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Civil rights -- El Salvador.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- El Salvador.,
  • El Salvador -- Foreign relations -- United States.

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Other titlesUS policy in El Salvador.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Affairs.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 630 p. :
Number of Pages630
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17799739M

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In fact, Brian D’Haeseleer argues in The Salvadoran Crucible, the US counterinsurgency in El Salvador produced no more than a stalemate, and in the process inflicted tremendous suffering on Salvadorans for a limited amount of foreign policy gains. D’Haeseleer’s book is a deeply informed, dispassionate account of how the Salvadoran venture. Clearly, what he was calling a “fabulous achievement” was the American policy of supporting a democratic regime in El Salvador, which worked to restrain the Salvadoran Army and to decrease. The Salvadoran Civil War was a civil war in El Salvador fought between the military-led junta government of El Salvador and the Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN) (a coalition or "umbrella organization" of left-wing groups) from 15 October to 16 January A coup on Octo , was followed by killings of anti-coup protesters by the government and of anti-disorder Result: Chapultepec Peace Accords of ;, . U.S. policy in El Salvador has focused on promoting economic prosperity, improving security, and strengthening governance under the U.S. Strategy for Engagement in Central America. Congress has appropriated nearly $ billion for the strategy since FY, at least $ million.