A Marxist (see Marxism) who was elected president of Chile in 1970. He set the country on a radical course, which aroused opposition from the middle class and the army. He was overthrown and died during an army coup supported by the CIA in 1973.
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The acknowledgment of these crimes, which came as part of an amnesty for them, was a cathartic moment for El Salvador.
Allende had nationalized the mines—upsetting the mine owners, who were not compensated.
President of Costa Rica Oscar Arias laid a calming hand on 1980s El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Panama.Up To A Point: What We Really Need Is a Nobel War Prize|P. J. O’Rourke|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The actor transformed from a sensual Marilyn Monroe to a whimsical Salvador Dali to a starving migrant mother, seamlessly.
The children are coming from three Central American countries—Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras.
Columbus found the natives of San Salvador smoking after this manner.
When it arrived he sailed boldly into the reconcave, and St. Salvador was taken almost without a struggle.
Colonel Salvador, though born in Portugal, has all his property and connections in Brazil; he served with credit in the peninsula.
He endeavored to accomplish this against the opposition of Salvador and was killed at the battle of Chalchuapa in 1885.
From a junction with the Northern a branch will run south to Zacapa and ultimately will be extended into Salvador.