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Handal, Shafik

(El Salvador, 1931 – 2006) Political Leader and Activist Mr. Shafik Handal served as the leader of El Salvador's opposition Farabundo Marti para la Liberacion Nacional (FMLN) until his death in 2006. Prior to FMLN, he was the head of the Partido Communista Salvadoreno (PCS) in 1972. In 1980, PCS joined with four other leftist groups to form FMLN [...]

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