NAGs

Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN)


Year Formed: 1980
Year Terminated: 1991

Target States:
El Salvador

Ideational Characteristics:
Leftist

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Nicaragua

Cuba

Soviet Union

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 419

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1616

References:

___. "End of an Era in El Salvador." Economic and Political Weekly Global Economic & Financial Crisis 44.13 (2009): 7. Web.

___. "CIA behind Slaying, Salvador Rebels Say." The Globe and Mail [Canada] 8 Apr. 1983: n. pag. Web.

___. "Salvadorean Leader Willing to Bargain with Left." The Globe and Mail [Canada] 25 Apr. 1981: n. pag. Web.

Benesch, Susan. "Salvadoran Rebels Hope to Win Their Way Back to Peace Talks." St. Petersburg Times [Florida] 15 Nov. 1989, NATIONAL; Pg. 2A sec.: n. pag. Web.

McCartney, Robert J. "New Sources Describe Aid to Salvadoran Rebels; Defector, Captured Documents Indicate Nicaragua Has Withdrawn Some Support." The Washington Post 8 June 1985: n. pag. Web.

McCartney, Robert J. "Second Rightist Is Assassinated In El Salvador." The Washington Post 16 Mar. 1984, First Section; A1 sec.: n. pag. Web.

McCartney, Robert J. "Salvadoran Opposition Chief Willing to Talk to Stone." The Washington Post 3 May 1983, First Section; A12 sec.: n. pag. Web.

Chavez, Linda. "Stopping the Aid Won't Stop Violence." USA TODAY 22 Nov. 1989, NEWS; Pg. 12A sec.: n. pag. Web.

Dinges, John. "U.S. Presses El Salvador to Step up pace of Reform." The Globe and Mail[Canada] 8 July 1982: n. pag. Web.

Fletcher, Martin. "Bush to Press Gorbachov on Arms Supplies at Summit; Bush - Gorbachov Summit." The Times [London] 15 Nov. 1989, Issue 63552 sec.: n. pag. Web.

Hoagland, Jim. "War Hits Home in the Countryside; In Salvadoran Country Village, War Is Always Minutes Away." The Washington Post 14 Mar. 1982, First Section; A1 sec.: n. pag. Web.

Hockstader, Lee. "Wounded Rebels Press Demands in Cathedral." The Washington Post. N.p., 3 Oct. 1989. Web. 12 Aug. 2015.

Reid, Michael. "FMLN PREPARES TO FORM PARTY AS PEACE PROCESS FLOUNDERS." The Guardian [London] 23 May 1992, FOREIGN sec.: 11. Web.

Ross, Oakland. "Salvador Guerrillas Devise Plan Aimed at Ending Civil War." The Globe and Mail[Canada] 18 Jan. 1984: n. pag. Web.

Walker, Ian. "Duarte Faces Dilemma in Bid to Halt Civil War." The Globe and Mail [Canada] 19 Aug. 1986, NEWS; Pg. A11 sec.: n. pag. Web.