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News: El Salvador

We have started to collect the most important news related to El Salvador in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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El Salvador: news

Two El Salvador parties disbanded

Saturday, April 30th 2011, 22:10

El Salvador's Supreme Court disbands two conservative parties which dominated politics in the country for several decades.
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Obama in Central America pledge

Wednesday, March 23rd 2011, 7:28
related countries: Chile Chile, United States United States

US President Barack Obama - on a visit to El Salvador - promises $200m (£122m) to fight drug trafficking and gang violence in Central America.
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AUDIO: Archive: Reynolds on El Salvador war

Monday, February 21st 2011, 18:17

In an excerpt from a 1982 radio programme, BBC correspondent Paul Reynolds reflects on the brutality of El Salvador's civil war.
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Chandra Levy killer gets 60 years

Friday, February 11th 2011, 17:59
related countries: United States United States

An immigrant from El Salvador is sentenced to 60 years in prison for the 2001 murder of US government intern Chandra Levy.
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Mexico migrant abduction disputed

Wednesday, December 22nd 2010, 0:41
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

Mexico disputes El Salvador's allegation that dozens of Central American migrants who had stowed away on a cargo train were kidnapped by gunmen.
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Two die in El Salvador jail fight

Thursday, November 25th 2010, 10:55

Two inmates are killed and 28 injured in a fight between rival gang members at a prison in El Salvador.
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Man guilty of US intern's murder

Monday, November 22nd 2010, 23:12
related countries: United States United States

An immigrant from El Salvador is convicted of the 2001 murder of US intern Chandra Levy, a killing that made headlines around the world.
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El Salvador jail fire 'kills 16'

Wednesday, November 10th 2010, 17:59

A fire at a juvenile detention centre in El Salvador kills at least 16 inmates, officials say.
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Gang strike paralyses El Salvador

Thursday, September 9th 2010, 21:56

Much of El Salvador's public transport grinds to a halt after street gangs force a shutdown to protest at anti-gang legislation.
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Salvador police find $9m barrel

Sunday, September 5th 2010, 14:36

Police in El Salvador find a barrel containing more than $9m of suspected drug money, with more cash in a second barrel nearby.
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