the abuses of power that often occur among the wealthiest members of a community. "Well, I would have put in more strongly the impression that abuses against the civilian population probably took place in El Mozote and the surrounding areas during that operation." But he repeated, "It was just an impression. The next day, three senior officers and a three-man Army television crew arrived in Joateca. From the Ambassador's perspective, he had to keep his eye on where we were supposed to be going in the country, and he had to put where the 'truth' was in the context of that. (Even someone as firmly contemptuous of congressional pressure as Elliott Abrams acknowledges that "the good-cop, bad-cop routine with Congress was very effective" and that "there was some positive impact there in reducing the killing. She slowly drew a small bundle toward her it had beenlabelled. And yet on the ninth day of that month any reader of La Prensa Gráfica, one of San Salvador's major dailies, could have learned that "all the highways with access to Gotera and the other towns in the Department of Morazán are under strict military. And the soldiers, still close enough to touch, remained where they were, smoking cigarettes and watching the fire. The Times' decision to remove a correspondent who had been the focus of an aggressive campaign of Administration criticism no doubt had a significant effect on reporting from El Salvador.
Wipfler, who was the director of the human-rights office of the National Council of Churches, in New York. The congressional debate loomed large in the minds of those in the United States Embassy. "He started learning; he began to play football with the people, help their families. I was crying and struggling with the soldiers, because I had my baby on my chest. "There are a lot of different names for counter-guerrilla fighting Colonel Castillo, then the Vice-Minister of Defense, told me in an interview. The Salvadoran officers were showing themselves utterly incapable of fighting a war of rural counter-insurgency. He was short stooped, even with a slight paunch.
Daz would do well to stock up, the officer said, for soon the Army would launch a large operation in Morazán, and "nothing and no one" would be permitted to enter or leave the zone. Their minds were on their work, which on that Saturday morning in December lay ahead in the hamlet of Los Toriles. For most viruses or worms, these two different criteria give the same result. There was not a hint of suspicion.
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