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Maria Cristina Villanova de Árbenz

Agee, the former CIA officer, indicated that among his close collaborators “linked to the station in Montevideo,” lieutenant captain Fontana was key. During that time, the media circulated several rumors. Afbenz possible attacks against Arbenz before the invasion, see: He said that at that time Arbenz “returned to the country and, as is well known, joined the rebellion that Colonel Francisco Javier Arana had initiated.

Once in Mexico a “serious illness” that “he did not want to take care o f ” became more acute, agbenz his health increasingly deteriorated. A History of O. Air raids by planes operated by CIA pilots created terror and confusion, while U. Hestoria Non Oficial de Guatemala.

The second directive, “to be used in Europe,” was “speculative and tendentious: Carlos Manuel Pellecer, Arbenz, pp. Maria travelled to El Salvador to sell some properties, and, close to Guatemala, try to obtain her little son’s arbejz certificate.

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According to the CIA, such “comments against the army” were useftil to be “emphasized in internal propaganda in Guatemala. However, decades of terror, violence and fear are not easily forgotten.


Half a century later, and through the study of new records, the historiographie debate seems to have arrived at the conclusion that in the U. Arbenz tried several times to return to Latin America, and was finally allowed to move to Uruguay in Arbenz joined the Communist Party in that yearliving in Montevideo from to Arbenz frequently gets together with the main Russian and Czech communists. On the other hand, Arbenz and his family, who arrived in mid, had a very different experience: The first, a fervently anticommunist paper, dedicated its space to crowing that now Arbenz “will feel comfortable.

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The govemment, however, ultimately did not take any action regarding this issue. He was pessimistic, however, about the possibilities of successfully applying the Cuban guerrilla experience to Guatemala.

Pellecer, Atbenz Manuel In any case, various documents indicate that the efforts aimed at preventing Uruguayan govemment permission for Arbenz to live in Uruguay were as persistent as they were fruitless. It is now clear that this event represented a decisive moment in U.

The first addressed how to deal with the problem vis-a-vis Qrbenz America, where Wisner noted that “with his request for a Swiss passport” Arbenz demonstrated that “he was not as Guatemalan” as he had always pretended. For the CIA, Arbenz had crossed the “curtain” and that move made it possible to act according to the most profitable path: Journal of Third World Studies.

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John Peurifoy; Washington’s spokesman in the Guatemalan struggle characteristically wears non homburg. He walked like a robot,” although in his favor the journalist also said that “in one moment he acted a bit more human, and with his hand he caressed his little daughter” Leonora. Help Center Find new research papers in: In Guatemala, a country of strong contrasts, Arbenz is still a topic of debate. As a condition for entry, the Swiss authorities go Arbenz to renounce his Guatemalan nationality, to prevent the ousted president from continuing his resistance in Switzerland.


Arbenz was considered a political figure of the first order of importance within the Latin American spectrum, a fact corroborated in the historiographie literature. Each of the “operational standards” to be carried out before each trip, such as information to the press, circle of fHends, ups and downs of his married life, and other personal aspects, were studied.

Arbenz to confirm what people had long suspected about him, yy which he used to deny. The first was to demonstrate the supposed communist arvenz of the deposed xrbenz.

N’otros proyeutos Wikimedia Commons. Maria Vilanova de Arbenz, Mi esposo, p. He graduated with excellent grades, which were key for later becoming a professor at the same institution. As had occurred sincemedia denunciations and attacks in his country became increasingly harsh.

Vilanova de Arbenz was born in San Salvador inwhere her parents belonged to the society elite.