El Salvador Newswire (Page 7)

El Salvador Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for El Salvador. (Page 7)

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  1. Officials eye El Salvadorans as potential source of next wave of border crossersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    ... over a three-year period. In 1985, the U.S. was granting asylum to only about three per cent of claims from El Salvador, while Canada's acceptance rate was 60 per cent, according to research compiled by Julie Young, a postdoctoral fellow at the ...

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  2. El Salvadorans could be next wave of border crossers into CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... over a three-year period. In 1985, the U.S. was granting asylum to only about three per cent of claims from El Salvador, while Canada's acceptance rate was 60 per cent, according to research compiled by Julie Young, a postdoctoral fellow at the ...

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  3. El Salvadorans seen as potential source of next wave of border crossersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Globe and Mail

    A group that claim to be from Haiti arrive by cab to cross the U.S.-Canada border into Hemmingford, Quebec, Canada, from Champlain in New York, U.S.A. August 21, 2017. A group that claim to be from Haiti arrive by cab to cross the U.S.-Canada border into Hemmingford, Quebec, Canada, from Champlain in New York, U.S.A. August 21, 2017.

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  4. Judge at New El Salvador Women's Courts Ready to Tackle Gender ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Voice of America

    A woman's shoes lie on a street in Quezaltepeque, El Salvador, July 2, 2013. Central America encompasses some of the countries with the world's highest rates of femicide.

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  5. El Salvador investigates 4 police for extrajudicial killingsRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) " Police officials in El Salvador say they have detained four other officers based on allegations published in a magazine ...

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  6. El Salvador's supreme court sides with massacre suspectsRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) " El Salvador's supreme court has cancelled arrest orders for soldiers accused of participating in the killing of six Jesuit ...

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  7. Gang suspected in killing of El Salvador police officerRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) " Police officials in El Salvador say suspected gang members have shot and killed a police officer and his daughter. National ...

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  8. Former Salvadoran colonel asks court to halt extraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | SFGate

    ... has cleared the way for a former Salvadoran colonel to be ... more RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A former colonel in El Salvador's military is asking a federal appeals court to halt his extradition to Spain on charges he helped plot notorious killings during ...

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  9. What it will take to stem the violence in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    A masked and armed policeman patrols a gang-controlled neighborhood in San Salvador, El Salvador on April 5, 2016. The sense of unease on many Latin American city streets is palpable.

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  10. UN Urges El Salvadoran Authorities To Protect People From GangsRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Malaysian National News Agency

    SAN SALVADOR, Aug 22 -- El Salvador is suffering a 'hidden tragedy' due to gang-related violence, an independent United Nations human rights expert said, urging national authorities to intensify efforts to help and protect people affected by gangs. "El Salvador is suffering a hidden tragedy of people who have had to leave their homes because of the high levels of gang-related violence," said Special Rapporteur Cecilia Jimenez-Damary, who examines the human rights of internally displaced persons, after visiting violence-hit areas including Mejicanos in San Salvador.

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  11. Judge clears way for extradition of ex-Salvadoran colonelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Darien News-Review

    ... colonel to be ... more RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A federal judge cleared the way Monday for a former colonel in El Salvador's military to be sent to Spain to face charges that he helped plot the notorious killings of six priests during his country's ...

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  12. El Salvador scraps controversial law allowing pregnant minors to wedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SAN SALVADOR: El Salvador lawmakers on Thursday unanimously voted to abolish a controversial, 23-year-old law that allowed men to marry underage girls they had impregnated, a practice that critics charged protected sexual assailants from criminal prosecution. It is illegal for people under the age of 18 in El Salvador to marry, but an exception was made in 1994, allowing underage girls who are pregnant to wed with parental approval.

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  13. Thirteen members of violent El Salvadoran MS-13 gang in Columbus arrested Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... fugitives. The gang began in Los Angeles in the 1980s with illegal immigrants from Central America, mainly El Salvador. Since then it has spread across the country. The gang's motto is "mata, viola, controla" translated as "kill, rape, control." In ...

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  14. Feds announce charges against alleged MS-13 gang membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    The federal government says 13 alleged members and associates of the MS-13 gang have been arrested and charged in Ohio and Indiana. FILE - In this March 26, 2012, file photo, a gang member of MS-13 attends mass at a prison in Ciudad Barrios, El Salvador.

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  15. NJ gang with ties to El Salvador called 'clear and present danger' to cops, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... located all over the state, and members of different cliques constantly move between Jersey, other states and El Salvador. While gang members in Jersey may be focused on one particular criminal activity, like gun running, he said "they do work ...

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  16. Bishop: Salvadoran cardinal's visit to LI will be a 'powerful moment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | Newsday

    ... t that ChA vez will be elevated to the rank of cardinal, at San Francisco de Asis parish church in San Salvador, El Salvador, May 22, 2017. Photo Credit: AP / Salvador Melendez

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  17. El Salvador arrests 4 gang leaders at lavish partyRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) " Authorities in El Salvador say they have arrested four gang leaders as they were throwing a lavish party at a ranch near a ...

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  18. Mom's Tamales & Pupusas to open with home cooking of El SalvadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... to spend her Sundays preparing the tamales for the restaurant. As for the pupusas, they are the national dish of El Salvador. Thick corn tortillas are stuffed with savory fillings and topped with pickled cabbage and house salsa. The restaurant ...

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  19. August 10, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang members wait to be escorted upon arrival at the maximum-security jail in Zacatecoluca, El Salvador, Aug. 9, 2017.

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  20. Rockville diocese: Cardinal from El Salvador to visit LIRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Newsday

    ... To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. Cardinal Jose Gregorio Rosa Chavez of El Salvador greets the faithful at the San Francisco church in San Salvador, El Salvador, on July 4, 2017. Photo Credit: AFP / Getty ...

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