Chapultepec Peace Accords

peace treaty that ended the civil war in El Salvador

The Chapultepec Peace Accords were a set of peace agreements signed on January 16, 1992. It ended the Salvadoran Civil War. The treaty created peace between the Salvadoran government and the Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN). It was signed in Chapultepec Castle, Mexico.[1][2][3]

The treaty was negotiated[4] by representatives of the Salvadoran government, the rebel movement FMLN, and political parties, with observers from the Roman Catholic Church and United Nations.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Uppsala Conflict Data Program Conflict Encyclopedia, El Salvador, In Depth: Negotiating a settlement to the conflict, http://www.ucdp.uu.se/gpdatabase/gpcountry.php?id=51&regionSelect=4-Central_Americas# Archived 2013-10-19 at the Wayback Machine, viewed on May 24, 2013
  2. Edelberto Torres Rivas (1993). "Historia General de Centroamérica". Sociedad Estatal Quinto Centenario y Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales. Mexico.
  3. Fernando Orgambides (2008). "El Salvador recupera la paz tras 12 años de guerra". Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  4. Pugh, Jeffrey (January 2009). "The Structure of Negotiation: Lessons from El Salvador for Contemporary Conflict Resolution". Negotiation Journal. 25 (1): 83–105.