U.S. Government Ties El Salvador USD 277 M Aid Package to Monsanto’s GMO Seeds « wchildblog

It has come to light that the U.S. government is withholding $277 million in aid money from El Salvador in order to pressure it to accept Monsanto’s GM seeds.The President of the El Salvadoran Center for Appropriate Technologies CESTA, Ricardo Navarro, has demanded that the U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador, Mari Carmen Aponte, stops pressurizing the Government of El Salvador to buy Monsanto’s GM seeds rather than non-GMO seeds from domestic suppliers.

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