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U.S. assistance to Nicaraguan guerillas

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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service, Major Issues System in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military assistance, American -- Nicaragua,
  • Guerrillas -- Nicaragua,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Nicaragua,
  • Nicaragua -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Law and legislation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS assistance to Nicaraguan guerillas, United States assistance to Nicaraguan guerillas
    Statementby Nina M. Serafino
    SeriesCRS issue brief -- order code IB84139, Issue brief (Library of Congress. Major Issues System) -- no. IB84139, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1984-85, reel 7, fr. 0471
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Major Issues System
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination13 p., [3] p. of plates
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18159361M

      The asymmetrical fighting has claimed the lives of at least people, including one U.S. citizen, and injured more than 1,, according to the Nicaraguan Center for Human Rights (known by its. As many as 75, Salvadorans were killed in the civil war that ran from to , during which U.S. military aid and support for El Salvador’s counterinsurgency became a centerpiece of Reagan’s policy in the region.2 In Nicaragua, 30, people died in the civil war between the Sandinista government and irregular forces, the Contras.   related portals: United States Department of State, Nicaragua.; sister projects: Wikidata item.; This State Department report is dated March During that month, debate raged in Congress over President Ronald Reagan's request for $ million in assistance for the Nicaraguan rebels known as the report was intended to address claims that the .


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Invirtually all contra Allies: United States. The Nicaraguan Revolution (Spanish: Revolución Nicaragüense or Revolución Popular Sandinista) encompassed the rising opposition to the Somoza dictatorship in the s and s, the violent campaign led by the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) to oust the dictatorship in –79, the subsequent efforts of the FSLN to govern Nicaragua from to Location: Nicaragua.

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