Arrest Warrants Requested for Indicted Salvadoran Military Officials

Spanish National Court Judge Eloy Velasco has re-issued a request for international arrest warrants for more than a dozen former Salvadoran military officials, including members of the military High Command, for their involvement in the murder of six Jesuit priests, their housekeeper and her daughter in El Salvador in 1989.

Spanish Court Upholds Right to Investigate Jesuit Murders

The Spanish National Court has decided unanimously that Spain has jurisdiction to investigate the November 16, 1989 massacre of the Jesuits and their two companions murdered at the University of Central America.