October 03, 2003

ARCHIVE PUBLISHES PERU HUMAN RIGHTS DOCUMENTS

on August 28, 2003
"...the National Security Archive posted on the Web

33 of the most important declassified U.S. documents
used by the Commission in its work"
in a letter to secretary of state Colin Powell on Dec. 19, 2002, representatives of the national security archive wrote:

"...Now, three months past the promised delivery date, the State Department has yet to release the material to the Peruvian Truth Commission, whose strict deadline is rapidly approaching.... (The Commission’s collection of information stage will be over at the end of January, while their final report is due by July 2003.)"