Whether members of Andes 21 de junio (National Association of Salvadoran Educators) or their family members have been targeted because of their union's activities (1992 to May 2001) [SLV37285.E]

No additional information on the treatment of members of Andes 21 de junio (National Association of Salvadoran Educators) to that already found in SLV29037.E of 27 March 1998, SLV20515.E of 1 June 1995 and SLV14672.F of 7 July 1993 could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Central America NewsPak [Austin]. 1998-1999 (discontinued)

Central America Report [Guatemala]. 1998-2001

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2000. 2001

IRB Databases

Latinamerica Press [Lima]. 1998-2001

Latin American Regional Reports: Caribbean and Central America Report [London]. 1998-2001


World News Connection (WNC)

Internet Sites including:

Amnesty International

El Diario de Hoy [San Salvador].

Human Rights Watch

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU)

La Nación [San José]. Search Engine. 1995-2001

La Prensa de Honduras [Tegucigalpa]. Search Engine. 1996-2001

Proceso [San Salvador]. Search Engine

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