Five Central American nations are to sign a free trade deal with South Korea on Wednesday after more than two years of talks to ease tariffs and barriers on a range of products, El Salvador's government announced. Costa Rica, El Salvador,...Show More Summary
A pre-schooler tragically lost his life after an alleged drunk driver plowed into the side of the ambulance in which he was riding. The suspect is allegedly an illegal alien from El Salvador. The boy’s mom, Lyndsay Ann Oakes, as well...Show More Summary
The mayor of San Salvador and aspiring president of the republic, Nayib Bukele was chosen by the company Airbnb to promote El Salvador as an international tourist destination. Continue reading Airbnb chooses Mayor Bukele to promote El Salvador as an international tourist destination at Property Portal Watch.
El Salvador's Supreme Court on Thursday commuted the sentence of a woman serving 30 years in prison for what she says was a stillbirth. The court ruled the evidence in the case did not prove she took any specific action to abort the pregnancy, which is illegal in El Salvador, and thus was eligible...
A Salvadoran woman serving a 30-year prison sentence for having an abortion is released after 10 years behind bars.
Teodora del Carmen Vásquez was sentenced to 30 years under country’s total ban on abortions A woman sentenced to 30 years in prison for aggravated murder after suffering a stillbirth has been freed in El Salvador in a case highlighting...Show More Summary
A Salvadoran woman serving a 30-year jail sentence for having an abortion was released from prison on Thursday on the orders of the Supreme Court, her lawyer said. Wearing a white T-shirt, Teodora Vasquez was greeted by her family and...Show More Summary
When Joan Nathan wrote her most recent cookbook, King Solomon's Table: a Culinary Exploration of Jewish Cooking From Around the World, she traveled to El Salvador for research. One evening, she spent Shabbat dinner with a local family. A few minutes after she sat down, she looked at the table and noticed a peculiar plate of latkes.
With roots in both Nicaragua and El Salvador, she wrote eloquently of sorrow and struggle.
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - Police and soldiers in El Salvador may have committed extrajudicial killings and used excessive force in their battle against violent street gangs in the Central American country, the United Nations said on Monday.
Trump allegedly called Haiti, El Salvador and Africa's third-world nations 'shole countries' during an Oval Office discussion about immigration.
Ian Gavan/Getty The political mediasphere may have moved on from “shithole”-gate, but David Byrne hasn’t. Three weeks after President Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador and the continent of Africa as “shithole countries,” the...Show More Summary
She was one of Nicaragua and El Salvador’s most celebrated writers.
Debate is raging in America over how to adapt the country's immigration laws -- a process that will invariably affect Central America's so-called Northern Triangle. The region, made up of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, remains one of the most violent parts of the world outside of war zones, according to national statistics for 2017. Show More Summary
Tomorrow night will be a big night for literature in Washington. by Rich Smith Claudia Castro Luna hails from El Salvador, and she's recently been trying to repair the damage done by Trump's "shithole" countries comments. Timothy Aguero Tomorrow...Show More Summary
The company’s new spot makes a polite counter-point to President Trump’s impression of Haiti, El Salvador, and Africa. What: A new Airbnb ad that’s trolling President Trump, just in time for his State of the Union address. Read Full Story
The Trump administration’s decision to rescind Temporary Protected Status for people from El Salvador (as well as Nicaragua, Sudan and Haiti) is confronting migrants with a terrible choice, explained Ramon Cardona in an interview with Dennis J. Bernstein. By Dennis…Read more ?
Jorge last saw his daughter Bany in 1998, when he left El Salvador to find work in the United States. His wife Silvia followed him a few years later, leaving Bany with Jorge’s parents until they could afford to bring her to their new home in Northern California. “The cost of coyotes started to get […]
When President Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Uniom [sic] address Tuesday evening, a few faces will be missing from the audience. Following reports that Trump had called Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations “shithole countries,” several Democratic lawmakers announced they would skip the speech, while others had already said they weren’t going to attend. […]
In the darkest moments, Orlando Zepeda often has found his way. When he was a teenager in El Salvador and civil war brought bombs and death to his front door, he escaped to the United States. When he was new to Los Angeles and struggling to earn enough to get by, an American family helped him get...