September 21, 2019 3:07 pm
The White House reportedly plans to help El Salvador host US-bound asylum-seekers from neighboring countries. Experts blasted the Trump administration for sending migrants to one of the world's most dangerous countries.
August 20, 2019 1:32 pm
The retrial was a first for such a case in the Central American nation, where prosecutors aggressively pursue legal cases against women who have miscarriages or other obstetric emergencies, accusing them of murder.
June 18, 2019 1:23 pm
US officials said the review looked at roughly 700 projects funded with fiscal 2017 money by the United States in the three countries and concluded that a significant number were too far advanced to end them.
June 07, 2019 3:01 pm
The 37-year-old former mayor of San Salvador, who was sworn in on Saturday, has taken some of his first actions in office via Twitter, including giving officials the ax.
April 02, 2019 7:36 am
Ana Ligia de Saca's husband, former President Tony Saca, is already serving a 10-year sentence for the diversion of $300 million in public funds to his companies and other people tied to him.
November 01, 2018 8:01 pm
El Salvador and the Dominican Republic are among a growing number of countries that have cut ties with Taiwan in favour of establishing relations with China, which considers the self-governing island democracy to be part of its territory.
September 15, 2018 6:49 pm
Prosecutors alleged that Funes used public money to pay for credit cards, trips, home refurbishments, vehicles and hospital bills.
September 13, 2018 9:57 am
During the trial, prosecutors said Saca had appropriated public funds for himself and others, including taking more than $7 million for his former party, the right-wing Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA).
August 21, 2018 10:34 am
Taiwan now has formal relations with just 17 countries worldwide, many of them smaller, less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific like Belize and Nauru.
July 11, 2018 11:13 am
The ruling came after the family of Archibald Gardner Dunn filed a lawsuit blaming the Liberation People's Forces, of which President Sanchez Ceren was a leader, for his kidnapping on November 28, 1979.