FOR THE RECORD
SUBJECT: pcc Meeting on El Salvador, ecombor 9
guerrilla offonsive Aronson underscored tho fact will come under strong attack
1. Assistant Socretary Aronoon initially chaired the meeting with Ambassador Walkor also in attendance. The purpose oi the pcc was to explore options lor the government of El Salvador to head off domestic and international criticism of its perceived inaction in the face of the and the murders of ths Jesuits. AS that US assistance to El Salvador when Congress reconvenes.
removal offer of
lifting the stats of and encouragement of political participation by theeft, and reforms of the legal system. Ambassador Ha
all these counts.
discussion focused on measures President Cristiani could take to regain tha political Initiative). These include of incompetent officer, and human rights abusers, new talks with ths insurgsnts,
noted that he will be pressing Cristiani
LArovided some substantive background
here was only limited ^uiiTvfi ti. sj^ central American Sullivan, and others, voiced an interest in more reportl
or ths masting, Sullivan
""J. s V osekly PCC meeting on central American mattara.