Summary: H.Con.Res.236 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.236. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (11/19/1989)

Deplores the continuing violence in El Salvador and calls for a disengagement of military forces to allow international humanitarian organizations to provide medical attention and supplies to the civilian casualties.

Condemns the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) for initiating a military offensive on November 11, 1989.

Urges the Government of El Salvador and the FMLN to resume a peaceful dialogue leading to settlement of the conflict.

Deplores the murder of six Jesuit priests and two women. Demands that those responsible be brought to justice.

Declares that satisfactory resolution of this case will be instrumental in determining continued U.S. support for the Government of El Salvador.