El Salvador is one of five countries in Latin America that has a total ban on abortion.
President Nayib Bukele unveiled the glittering mock-up, complete with a Bitcoin at the city’s center, as Bitcoin lost half its value.
The current crackdown is the most severe yet from President Nayib Bukele, and includes a sweeping new law aimed at censoring press reporting on the gangs.
“Because of your actions, now your homeboys won’t see a ray of sun,” El Salvador's president tweeted following a spike in murders.
President Nayib Bukele takes credit for a sharp drop in gang murders. But a mother’s search for her missing children tells a more complicated story.
In 2011, Elsy suffered a medical emergency about 22 weeks into her pregnancy, leading to a stillbirth, activists say.
Strongman President Nayib Bukele is taking credit for homicide numbers declining, but police say there’s more to the story.
El Salvador is the first country in the world to make Bitcoin legal. Is it the future of state finance or a huge risk?
Esmeralda Aravel Flores Acosta formed a working relationship with the MS-13 gang that helped her coerce and kill victims in one of the first human-trafficking cases of its kind.
President Bukele’ scheme is the latest in a long line of plans to offer places where people can park their crypto wealth without paying taxes.
President Nayib Bukele is widely popular, but his most recent measure has drawn accusations that he is trying to suppress opposition demonstrations.