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Anglican Bishop's Son Faces Deportation To El Salvador
HuffPost on - 1/17/2020 1:34:53 AM
The son of El Salvador’s top Anglican leader is facing deportation from the U.S. back to his home country, where his father says gang members have threatened to murder him. Bishop David Alvarado’s son,

El Salvador asks Interpol to help detain ex-congress chief
Washington Post - 1/16/2020 6:43:00 PM
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A judge in El Salvador asked Interpol to issue a red note detention order for Sigfrido Reyes, the former president of the country’s congress, and three other people on corruption allegations. The press office for the court ...

Honduras, El Salvador to open new consulates as migrants remain stranded at U.S.-Mexico border
WNCT - 1/18/2020 1:51:00 AM
(photo courtesy City of Juarez) EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) — Honduras and El Salvador plan to open consulates in the Mexican border city of Juarez to serve thousands of their citizens returned to Mexico under the United States’ Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) program. Alden Rivera Montes, the Honduran ambassador to Mexico, has ...

BRIEF-Fitch Says El Salvador's 2020 Budget Passage Is Positive For Governability
Reuters on - 1/17/2020 5:23:29 PM
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A civil war in El Salvador tore them apart. Their high school reunion brought them back together
The Bakersfield Californian - 1/17/2020 1:13:00 AM
USULUTAN, El Salvador — They spun around the dance floor, as lighthearted and energetic as teenagers. Classmates sipped mojitos in the sticky heat. Former flames traded private smiles under trees strung with lights. The brains were there, and the athletes, the troublemakers and the do-gooders. “How young we all look,” Mauro Adan Arce ...

Mexico offers 4,000 jobs to migrant caravan from Honduras and El Salvador - 1/17/2020 7:13:00 PM
Living in LatAm Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador The president said the caravan has between 2,500 and 3,000 migrants from Honduras and El Salvador. Mexico, he said, has plenty of jobs available for them in the southern border region between the country and Guatemala. “There is a way for them to have work. My ideal is full employment work for ...

Set-piece goal helps Iceland edge Canada in international soccer friendly
Times Colonist - 1/16/2020 1:02:00 AM
Eight different players scored for Canada in those two victories. Wednesday's loss marked the first time Canada had been shut out since a 1-0 loss to El Salvador in October 2017. The Canadians had scored in 15 straight matches. Canada and Iceland had met three previous times. Iceland won once with two ties. With a population of around 350,000 ...

El Salvador upholds sentence of ex-President Tony Saca
Yahoo News - 12/27/2019 5:15:00 AM
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador’s Supreme Court upheld a 10-year prison sentence against ex-President Tony Saca for corruption on Thursday and confirmed that he must return some $260 million to the state. The ruling also upheld convictions ...

SAAM Towage to Enter El Salvador Market
Marine Link - 12/26/2019 6:28:00 PM
Latest move to Enter El Salvador with Energía del Pacífico will Reinforce SAAM Towage's Presence in Central America. The Managing Director of SAAM Towage, Felipe Rioja, celebrated the company’s upcoming launch in the new market: El Salvador. “We will ...