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El Salvador / Civil War Ends #137745

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 30, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Huasapa, El Salvador: John Martin) Problem of mistrust among Salvadorans now that the long civil war is ending featured; scenes shown; assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero recalled. [Church worker Irma ORIANA - describes soldiers' murder of her brother; hopes for reconciliation.] [President Alfredo CRISTIANI - comments on the need for forgiveness.] Many dead bodies slain either by soldiers or rebels shown. [Jesuit Father John De CORTINA, United Nations human rights Patricia WEISS-FAGEN - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John
Duration:
00:04:40

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