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Salvadoran Army

El Salvador’s gang crackdown is working, but worries over human rights violations are increasing

After a dramatic increase in homicides over three days in late March 2022 that left 87 dead, Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele and his security cabinet took swift action to stop the violence. Immediately, President Bukele asked congress to declare an emergency “state of exception” to deal with the increased violence … Read more

San Salvador El Salvador

74% of Salvadorans support the exception regime, according to an LPG survey

73.9% of Salvadorans approve of the exception Regime requested by President Nayib Bukele and approved by the Legislative Assembly, according to the latest survey by La Prensa Grafica newspaper. Salvadorans agree with the exceptional regime approved and extended by the Legislative Assembly, but they do not know what constitutional rights … Read more

El Salvador Territorial Control Plan

President Nayib Bukele Security Plan. “El Salvador Territorial Control Plan”

El Salvador Territorial Control Plan or Nayib Bukele’s security plan has seven phases. Phase one focuses on gaining control of the territory, and two focuses on the social reconstruction of communities. Three and four are the modernizing of the police and the incursion of police and army personnel into gang-controlled … Read more

Cost of living in El Salvador

Cost of Living in El Salvador in 2022. How Expensive is it to live here?

The cost of living in El Salvador for a family of four without rent, ranges from $1,000 to $2000. However, these ranges can go as low as $400 or higher than $2000. Circumstances such as living location and individual needs have a significant impact on determining the total cost. El … Read more

Surf City El Salvador

El Salvador’s 2022 Surf City ISA World Junior Surfing Championship Competition Begins

The 2022 Surf City ISA World Junior Surfing Championship is the 18th edition of this prestigious event featuring some of the best junior up-and-coming surfing talents. It is taking place at El Tunco Beach in El Salvador. The opening ceremony took place on May 27th in an atmosphere of joy … Read more