El Mozote

El Salvador: Justice Balanced on Razor’s Edge of Uncertain Politics

October 24, 2019

UW undergraduate Grace Sorensen, Prof. Sol Yañez of the University of Central America "José Simeón Cañas" and David Morales, lead prosecutor for the El Mozote case, at the site of the massacre memorial in El Mozote town plaza. (Photo: Angelina Godoy)

Advances and Setbacks in Litigation for Salvadoran War Records

July 23, 2019

Newly Declassified U.S. Embassy Cables Show Concern for El Mozote Massacre Trial

December 13, 2018

Jean Manes, U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador (Photo: Presidencia de El Salvador, public domain)

Newly Released Department of Defense Files Recount El Salvador Military Operations

October 4, 2018

Student Reflections from the National Assembly of Victims in El Salvador

January 12, 2018

The Massacre of El Mozote: 36 Years of Struggles for Truth and Justice

January 3, 2018

Monument to the victims of the massacre of El Mozote. Photo: Ernesto Zelaya, Wikimedia Commons

UWCHR Sues Dept. of Defense Under FOIA, Seeking El Salvador Records

December 13, 2017

New York Review of Books Chronicles UWCHR’s El Salvador Research

December 7, 2017

In 2017, UWCHR’s research regarding Ochoa Pérez’s command of Salvadoran Army units implicated in war crimes was chronicled by journalist Jonathan Blitzer in the New York Review of Books.

El Mozote: A Renewed Push for Justice

October 16, 2017

Monument to the victims of the massacre of El Mozote. Photo: Ernesto Zelaya, Wikimedia Commons