By International Commission of Jurists
A Breach of Impunity is an account of 1 of the main consequential trials in contemporary heritage and one that has lasting implications for the institution of human rights in El Salvador. it's an account of the trial of the 9 member s of the El Salvadoran army accused of the assassination of six Jesuits clergymen, their prepare dinner, and her 15-year-old daughter on the relevant American college in San Salvador, November sixteen, 1989. even though the Jesuits are usually not the 1st non secular sufferers of the Salvadoran Civil battle, which has claimed the lives of 75,000, the assassinations have touched off world-wide obstacle over the problem of the government's reaction to army terrorism.
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Oscar Arnulfo Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador), forced disappearances, and cases of torture, committed both by the security forces of the state as well as by "death squads" organized by the extreme right with the participation of military personnel. For its part, the FMLN has been accused of committing kidnappings to obtain money and of destroying components of the economic infrastructure such as electrical power pylons, bridges, etc. Both sides have been charged with violations of humanitarian law, particularly Protocol II, of 1977, supplementary to the Geneva Convention of 1949, and Art.
It also Page 3 acquitted all nine of the defendants on the charges of the crime of terrorism. In the opinion of the observer, the verdict ignored the system incorporated in the Criminal Code and the Code of Criminal Procedure with regard to the norms governing criminal responsibility, the circumstances modifying such responsibility, and the validity of documentary evidence. The observer does not hesitate to qualify the verdict as ''arbitrary'' and "surprising," since during the investigative phase the accused had confessed extensively, in specific detail, and in concordance with one another about their respective roles in the action.
Fe y Alegría assisted some 48,000 children, teenagers, and adults in thirty educational centers in E1 Salvador. Father López did not work at the UCA, but was one of its founders and was an integral member of the Jesuit community at the University. In 1964 he led the campaign aimed at securing approval by the legislative assembly for the private universities law. Julia Elba Ramos and Celina Mariset Ramos. Elba Ramos, the cook at a Jesuit student house near the UCA, and her 15-year-old daughter Celina were murdered, according to the statements of the lieutenants, because Col.