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El Salvador History

Then followed the dictatorship of General Maximiliano Hernández Martínez, which lasted twelve years. In 1944 the old caudillo had to resign. After various events, from 1950 to 1956 the paternalistic regime of Colonel Oscar Osorio was founded, based on the hegemony of an ad hoc party . Osorio’s successor was another colonel, José María Lemus.… Read More »