El Salvador Surfing Community In Mourning After Olympic Hopeful Katherine Díaz Killed By Lightning Strike
“God came and took away her soul,” her brother said.
The latest conviction of a former local mayor in El Salvador serves as an example of how local authorities work with, not against, the local street gangs to serve shared interests.
“He has behaved well with the people, and the people have spoken,” said one of Bukele’s voters.
President Nayib Bukele made comments seemingly suggesting the attack had been staged as part of the FMLN's campaign for upcoming local elections.
After worrying tweets about military power and extending his term, Nayib Bukele changed his profile picture to a Sacha Baron Cohen character from the film "The Dictator."
Facing consistent physical and verbal abuse, Arthur Britney Joestar left El Salvador in 2017. Now they live in Liverpool, where girls stop them in the street to say they love their hair.
40 percent of people do not have running water every day.
The environment for investigative outlets in the Central American nation is dire. Journalists who've written critically about the president face criminal investigations and threats from government officials.
Migrants from El Salvador, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Sudan would leave behind as many as 200,000 children who are American citizens.
The government has denied the talks with the violent street gang that a local media outlet alleges took place as part of an effort to reduce killings.
Travel restrictions around COVID-19 across Latin America mean some of those who want to get back home have to do it illegally.