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Spain rules on the murders of Jesuits in Salvador
The verdict came in the afternoon of September 11th. Colonel Inocente Orlando Montano, 77, a former Salvadoran Deputy Minister of Public Security, was found guilty of murdering six Jesuit priests, a cook and her daughter on 16 November 1989 during the civil war in El Salvador. The Madrid court sentenced him to 133 years in prison. Here is the account of this high-profile trial by our correspondent in El Salvador.
by Gabriel Labrador, correspondence from San Salvador*
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