Activities and structure of the Peace and Justice Group; names of its directors; length of time in existence; treatment of individuals affiliated with it (1999-March 2000) [SLV33886.E]

No mention of an organization called the Peace and Justice Group (Grupo Paz y Justicia) 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

IRB databases.


World News Connection (WNC)

Farabundo Marti para la Liberacion Nacional (FMLN)

Internet sites including:

Amnesty International.

Central America Report [Guatemala City]. Apr. 1999-Mar. 2000.

Centro de Paz.

El Diario de Hoy [San Salvador]. Dec. 1999-Apr. 2000.

Human Rights Watch.


Jay's National Liberation Movements and Third World Solidarity Links.

La Prensa Gráfica [San Salvador]. Dec. 1999-Apr. 2000.

Presidencia de la República.

Procuraduria para la Defensa de los Derechos Humanos.