El Salvador Newswire

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  1. Bridgeton holds its first annual Mexico Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... Independence Day for five other Central/South American Hispanic countries besides Mexico, including Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. But the cry for independence - Gritos de Dolores - originated in Mexico when Father ...

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  2. US, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico arrest 36 in human smuggling take downRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    ... human smuggling activities. Subsequent simultaneous investigations conducted by the HSI attach offices in El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico, in close coordination with the Mexican Attorney General's Office, the El Salvadoran Attorney General's ...

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  3. Global furniture retailer mobilizes for efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chain Store Age

    San Salvador, El Salvador Global furniture retailer Unicomer Group is getting more streamlined and efficient in its operations, using mobile solutions from Starmount. Unicomer, which operates more than 830 stores under various banners in 20 countries including the United States, is leveraging Starmount Engage and Connect, in conjunction with an existing Oracle Retail POS deployment, for 106 stores in El Salvador.

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  4. El Salvador sets new murder milestone with deadly AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 photo, soldiers guard a corner in a gang-controlled neighborhood in Ilopango, El Salvador.

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  5. Gang violence pushes El Salvador murder rate to post-war recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    SAN SALVADOR: El Salvador saw the highest number of murders last month since its bloody 12-year civil war ended in 1992 as violence between street gangs grew ever more deadly. The National Forensics Institute said there were 911 homicides in August, with 52 occurring on August 23, making it the deadliest month in nearly a quarter of a century.

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  6. Cultural festival commences this month at San Jacinto CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Chron

    ... countries celebrate their independence from Spain. Mexico's national Independence Day is Sept. 16, but Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Guatemala celebrate on Sept. 15. Creating public events to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage month is one ...

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  7. Small MiraclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Austin Monthly

    For nearly three decades, the nonprofit Austin Smiles has made 83 medical mission trips to developing countries in an effort to provide free reconstructive surgery for children in need, specifically those born with cleft lips and cleft palates. On the organization's most recent trip, which took place in June, local photographer Pamela Hults journeyed with the volunteers to San Salvador, El Salvador, and documented the selection process, surgeries and stories behind these life-changing operations.

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  8. El Salvador officials deactivate powerful car bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Washington Post

    In this July 25, 2014 file photo, El Salvador's President Salvador Sanchez Ceren, listens as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the media, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Ceren on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, praised a local Supreme Court ruling declaring the gangs known as maras terrorists.

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  9. Honduras, Not So Much Training in the 1980'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | CNN

    ... the Cuban/Soviet supported Nicaraguan Sandinista government inside Nicaragua, fight the leftist guerillas in El Salvador and combat terrorist groups throughout most Central American countries. Most supply missions and intelligence missions to help ...

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  10. El Salvador: High Court Rules Street Gangs Are 'Terrorist Groups'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | High Times

    ... for gang members accused of "terrorism." Warfare between the rival gang networks over the cocaine trade through El Salvador has made the country the most deadly in the region, overtaking Honduras for the number-one slot this year. Homicides are now ...

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  11. New RE/MAX Island Real Estate company formed in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | San Pedro Sun

    ... America Region are John and Lucinda Turley of San Pedro Belize, and Ricardo and Tere Cardenas on San Salvador, El Salvador. Ri-cardo Cardenas serves as Regional Director, after serving as Vice-President - RE/MAX Latin America, at RE/MAX World ...

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  12. N.J. Supreme Court Rules for Immigrant ChildrenRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Courthouse News Service

    ... court. In the other case, an El Salvadorian woman sought custody of her two daughters, who had remained in El Salvador with their father. In 2013, the girls' father was murdered by a local gang and one of the girls was allegedly raped by a gang ...

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    Wednesday Aug 26 | Inside Costa Rica

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Seated in full body armor, with an ACE 21 assault rifle resting on her lap, Agent "China" speaks rather calmly about enlisting to patrol one of the scariest police beats in the world. Agent China studied to be a Partner of David Housman.

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  14. ADM Expands Distribution and Merchandising Operations to El Salvador and GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Milling Journal

    Archer Daniels Midland Company announced today that it is expanding its footprint in Central America with the opening of distribution and merchandising offices in El Salvador and Guatemala. The offices-in San Salvador, El Salvador, and Guatemala City, Guatemala-are part of an ongoing effort to provide customers full end-to-end delivery for grains and products.

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  15. ADM expands Central American operationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | World-Grain

    Archer Daniels Midland Company announced Aug. 25 that it is expanding its footprint in Central America with the opening of distribution and merchandising offices in El Salvador and Guatemala. The offices - in San Salvador, El Salvador, and Guatemala City, Guatemala - are part of an ongoing effort to provide customers full end-to-end delivery for grains and products.

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  16. Pupusa Me CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... little truck's comfort food. "It's not pretentious, likea like Bang Bite," he joked. "If you order a pupusa in El Salvador, this is what you get. I can have a taco night at Bang Bite and do some fancy duck tacos, but if I tried to sell those in ...

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  17. Attorney General: El Salvador uncovers gang explosives plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A resident peers from her home where a masked soldier stands guard near a prison in Quezaltepeque, El Salvador, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015.

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  18. El Salvador supreme court rules street gangs are terrorist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Jurist

    The ruling was made as part of a denial [AP report] of attempts to challenge the constitutionality of the El Salvador's Special Law Against Terrorist Acts [text, PDF]. The court defined terrorism as the "organized and systematic exercise of violence," placing any gang which attempts to claim state powers in that category.

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  19. El Salvador's court declares gangs 'terrorists'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The China Post

    El Salvador's supreme court declared the country's street gangs and those who finance them terrorist groups on Monday. The court said the well-known Marasalvatrucha or MS-13 gang and any other gang that attempts to claim powers that belong to the state would be considered terrorists.

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  20. El Salvadora s supreme court declares gangs terrorist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    A woman holds up the photos of inmates who were confirmed dead by authorities as inmates' relatives gather outside the prison for information in Quezaltepeque, El Salvador, Sunday. The relatives of inmates take photos of portraits of killed inmates as they wait outside the prison for more information in Quezaltepeque, El Salvador, Sunday.

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