On the issue of investigations into ihr murders of. citizens and the disappearance of John Sullivan:
murders of four US. choxchwomen or the two US. land reform advisers. Since the lnnl certification, the five National Cunrdsnpn eharifed with
killing the riiur.'iiw'niir'ti Ieivhemandednvilimi nuilnrriiif. ami are Melting trlaj.i larnf.crvi by mmniniv.ioii investigating thr Aim-rii-niibcrmurders n'.io raises the prospectsuccessful conclusion of that cose. New witnesses have come forward, mid evidence is building which more clearly implicates known former security force personnel and wealthy civilians in the crime.
-The disappearsnce of Mr. Johneporter on assignmentS. magazine,ystery.saj | ndicate the continued awareness of the lialvadcran authorities shout US. interest In the esse, no new leads have doveloped.
on Mr. Sullivan's disappearance.'
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