TITLE

The search for truth in Guatemala

AUTHOR(S)
Byrne, Hugh; Spencer, Bill
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;7/30/97, Vol. 89 Issue 171, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Announces that on August 1, 1997, a truth commission will begin investigating the hundreds of massacres and thousands of other human rights violations committed during the 36-year armed conflict in Guatemala. Bill Clinton Administration avoiding declassifyiny documents on past abuses in Guatemala; Violations toward United States citizens presented, but little on tens of thousands of Guatemalan victims; Reasons.
ACCESSION #
9707315746

 

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