Antonio Saca at the preliminary hearing on charges of embezzlement. (Photo: AFP)

December 2, 2016
El Salvador’s Attorney General has accused former president of El Salvador Antonio Saca (2004-2009) of misappropriating as much... Read more >>

FMLN legislator Lorena Peña, accompanied by reproductive rights activists, speaks to the press after introducing reforms to El Salvador's abortion ban. (Photo: Diario La Pagina)

November 22, 2016
If approved, the proposed reform would legalize abortions in cases of rape, incest, an unviable fetus, and when the mother’s life is at risk. This would return the country to the legal framework that existed prior to 1997, when the right-wing-controlled legislature, under pressure from fundamentalist groups, voted to ban abortion under any circumstances. Read more >>

President Salvador Sanchez Ceren along with FMLN General Secretary Medardo González (right) and ARENA President Mauricio Iteriano (left) at the signing of the fiscal agreement. Photo: Transparencia Activa

November 16, 2016
As El Salvador faces the possibility of defaulting on approximately $17 billion dollars in international debt the right-wing is using the situation to their political advantage Read more >>

Photo: Agencia de Prensa Salvadoreña

October 26, 2016
The Attorney General has opened an investigation for tax evasion implicating Supreme Court Magistrate Belarmino Jaime. Read more >>
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World Bank tribunal rules in El Salvador's favor against gold mining company

October 21, 2016
El Salvador will not have to pay $250 million to mining company. Read more >>
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