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Amnesty international

Salvadoran State of Exception has created a human rights crisis, reiterates Amnesty International.


“The Salvadoran government must stop its abuse of human rights!” Wrote Amnesty international in one of its official accounts, a few days after the Salvadoran legislature extended the State of Exception for the fifth time. In El Salvador, the State of Emergency, imposed by the government of Nayib Bukele and … Read more

Frontier Airlines El Salvador.

Frontier Airlines to connect El Salvador and Atlanta starting in November 2022

 

Starting in November 2022, Frontier Airlines will offer a direct flight between Atlanta and El Salvador. This is good news for those traveling between the United States and El Salvador as they will have another low-cost flying option. The low-cost airline announced that the flight would depart from the Hartsfield-Jackson … Read more

Punta Mango Beach El Salvador

President Bukele announces Surf City El Salvador’s circuit two in Eastern El Salvador

 

President Nayib Bukele announced circuit two of Surf City El Salvador is ready to begin construction; Bukele made the announcement at the famous Punta Mango beach surf spot in Jucuaran on August 11th. Circuit two is the development of the coastal areas in Eastern El Salvador. According to the president, … Read more

2024 Salvadoran Elections

2024 Salvadoran elections will take place on February 4 and March 3, 2024


The 2024 Salvadoran Elections will take place on February 4 and March 3, 2024, according to an announcement by the Salvadoran Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE) on August 11, 2022. As the highest authority in electoral matters, based on articles 63, numeral B, and 169, final paragraph, of the Electoral Code, … Read more

El Salvador Mega Prison

Local communities in Tecoluca San Vicente displeased with the new Mega-Prison center location

 

Local communities near the new El Salvador mega-prison in Tecoluca San Vicente are unhappy with the Bukele administration. Since construction began in June, local communities have complained to the President of the Republic, Nayib Bukele, and other local officials for not consulting them when deciding on the construction. “It is … Read more

Salvadoran Army Personnel

1,400 Salvadoran soldiers sworn in and will reinforce the Territorial Control Plan

 

Defence Minister Rene Francis Merino Monroy swore in 1,400 new members of the Armed Forces to join the execution of the Territorial Control Plan. The soldiers will assist the Salvadoran National Police in the fight against criminal organizations. The newly sworn-in contingent of soldiers will join the ranks of the … Read more

Legislative Assembly

Salvadoran Legislators approve reforms to simplify opening bank account requirements


Salvadoran Legislators approved reforms to article 20 of the Law to Facilitate Financial Inclusion that simplifies the requirements when opening bank accounts. The approval took place on June 14th Legislative Plenary Session. Simplifying the requirements demanded of Salvadorans when opening a bank account will facilitate financial inclusion for all Salvadorans. … Read more