[JURIST] The Obama administration on Monday charged General Eugenio Vides Casanova, former defense minister of El Salvador, for human rights crimes committed during El Salvador’s 12-year civil war [PBS backgrounder] while he served as the country’s top military officer. The US is also seeking to deport [La Pagina report, in Spanish] Vides, who retired in Florida after completing his six-year term as defense minister. Vides, who was once supported by US government in his efforts to stop the spread of…

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