Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Daily Headlines: February 27, 2013
* El Salvador: A Salvadoran human rights group uncovered numerous cases of children stolen from their parents during the country’s bloody twelve-year civil war.
* South America: Diplomatic relations between Bolivia and Chile have become tenser as a result of a pair of recent border incidents.
* U.S.: Seventy-five Republicans including Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and former Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez signed a letter supporting gay marriage.
* Mexico: Police arrested Mexican teachers' union chief Elba Esther Gordillo on corruption charges days after the government passed a major educational reform law.
Video Source – YouTube via user WAVPfilms (” A documentary about the children abducted by the Salvadorian Army during the civil war, who were later sold to or adopted by parents all over the world”.)
Online Sources- GlobalPost, Newser, The Santiago Times, Huffington Post