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The Killing Years 

Death in El Salvador, bloody hands in Washington

Thursday, Dec 11 2003
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In January 1992, both sides in the war signed a historic power-sharing peace accord, still in place today. Few observers doubt that the same sort of peace could have been reached a decade and tens of thousands of lives before, directly after the horrific murder of the four nuns. But that would have required the expenditure of political will that was woefully absent.

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