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Tropical Storm Amanda kills 17 in El Salvador and Guatemala
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Tropical Storm Amanda kills 17 in El Salvador and Guatemala

Updated Jun 1st 2020, 8:01 PM 22,937 Views 13 Comments

El Salvador said a quarter of the rain that the country normally receives in a year fell in 70 hours.

El Salvador: Woman who was jailed after her baby was stillborn is acquitted in court
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El Salvador: Woman who was jailed after her baby was stillborn is acquitted in court

Aug 20th 2019, 7:23 AM 30,458 Views 18 Comments

The 21-year-old said “it was hard the whole time I was inside.”

Bodies of father and daughter who drowned trying to cross US border returned home
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Bodies of father and daughter who drowned trying to cross US border returned home

Jul 1st 2019, 7:11 AM 17,250 Views 14 Comments

An image of Oscar Alberto Martinez and his daughter went viral last week.

Teen rape victim who gave birth to stillborn baby released from prison in El Salvador
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Teen rape victim who gave birth to stillborn baby released from prison in El Salvador

Feb 16th 2019, 7:40 AM 23,259 Views 21 Comments

Evelyn Hernandez was accused of murdering her baby after she gave birth in a makeshift bathroom in her home.

'There's no way I'm going to stand for a situation like this' - Neymar claims 'lack of respect' after yellow card
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'There's no way I'm going to stand for a situation like this' - Neymar claims 'lack of respect' after yellow card

Sep 12th 2018, 3:58 PM 12,494 Views 8 Comments

The Brazil captain felt he was harshly booked during his side’s rout of El Salvador in Washington

Ronaldo set to acquire La Liga club for €30m
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Ronaldo set to acquire La Liga club for €30m

Aug 28th 2018, 5:11 PM 14,395 Views 5 Comments

The Brazilian great is set to wipe out Real Valladolid’s €25m debt and become club president.

Woman freed from prison in El Salvador after serving 15 years of sentence for abortion
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Woman freed from prison in El Salvador after serving 15 years of sentence for abortion

Mar 14th 2018, 7:50 AM 20,174 Views 42 Comments

She had served 15 years of her sentence, imposed when she was 19 years old.

Murdered archbishop Óscar Romero is to be made a saint by the Vatican
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Murdered archbishop Óscar Romero is to be made a saint by the Vatican

Mar 7th 2018, 2:32 PM 11,486 Views 29 Comments

Pope Paul VI will also be sainted.

Teenager pregnant from rape jailed for murder after stillbirth in El Salvador
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Teenager pregnant from rape jailed for murder after stillbirth in El Salvador

Jul 7th 2017, 11:34 AM 31,497 Views 74 Comments

Evelyn Beatriz Hernandez Cruz faces a 30-year sentence.

Brutally killed: El Salvador in shock as Gustavito the hippo stabbed to death
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Brutally killed: El Salvador in shock as Gustavito the hippo stabbed to death

Feb 28th 2017, 8:11 AM 22,365 Views 19 Comments

A number of people entered his enclosure and stabbed him a number of times.

'Millions live in constant terror': Amnesty International on Central America
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'Millions live in constant terror': Amnesty International on Central America

Oct 14th 2016, 4:07 PM 6,217 Views 5 Comments

The human rights group has said more must be done to tackle what is fast-becoming another out-of-control refugee crisis.

British man's son returned after being 'switched at birth and sold'
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British man's son returned after being 'switched at birth and sold'

Sep 8th 2015, 8:51 AM 26,229 Views 25 Comments

“We have our grandson – and he looks like his father.”

This country is worried its water will become a commodity but it has bigger problems
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This country is worried its water will become a commodity but it has bigger problems

Jul 28th 2015, 8:00 AM 166 Views 14 Comments

The Central American country of El Salvador is experiencing tidal changes, freak weather and economic disruption because of climate change, forcing activists and social movements to respond, writes Paul Dillon.

Woman jailed for miscarrying her baby is released
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Woman jailed for miscarrying her baby is released

Jan 23rd 2015, 11:04 AM 21,021 Views 40 Comments

16 other women remain in jail, accused of having abortions.

17 women remain imprisoned in El Salvador for miscarrying their babies
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17 women remain imprisoned in El Salvador for miscarrying their babies

Jan 16th 2015, 5:17 PM 31,682 Views 83 Comments

The country has one of the toughest anti-abortion laws in the world.

Column: In El Salvador, a total ban on abortion has led to death and decades of imprisonment
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Column: In El Salvador, a total ban on abortion has led to death and decades of imprisonment

Oct 6th 2014, 8:00 AM 211 Views 131 Comments

In El Salvador, one of only nine countries in the world that has a total ban on abortion, suicide accounts for 57% of all deaths of pregnant girls aged under 19.

Castaway survived 16 months adrift at sea by eating turtles
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Castaway survived 16 months adrift at sea by eating turtles

Feb 1st 2014, 10:15 AM 38,451 Views 38 Comments

The man washed up on Thursday and said he has been floating in the Pacific since September 2012.

Nun who didn't know she was pregnant gives birth, names baby Francis
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Nun who didn't know she was pregnant gives birth, names baby Francis

Jan 17th 2014, 10:34 PM 84,129 Views 193 Comments

Her fellow nuns say they are “very surprised”.

El Salvador begins evacuations after volcano spews out gas and ash
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El Salvador begins evacuations after volcano spews out gas and ash

Dec 30th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,954 Views 7 Comments

A yellow alert has been issued an investigators are looking for signs of fresh and lava.

El último día: President concludes Central America tour today
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El último día: President concludes Central America tour today

Oct 30th 2013, 8:52 AM 4,200 Views 16 Comments

President Michael D Higgins brings the curtain down on a landmark tour of Central America with some final meetings in Costa Rica today.

Column: President Higgins returned to a changed El Salvador today
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Column: President Higgins returned to a changed El Salvador today

Oct 24th 2013, 7:30 PM 107 Views 15 Comments

As President Michael D Higgnins arrives in El Salvador today, Paul Dillon writes a profile of the Central American Republic.

Aló Presidente! President begins three-country tour of Central America
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Aló Presidente! President begins three-country tour of Central America

Oct 20th 2013, 7:45 AM 5,220 Views 43 Comments

Higgins departed from Dublin Airport yesterday morning as he embarks on an official visit to Mexico, El Salvador and Costa Rica.

Buenos días: President Higgins goes to Central America for 12-day trip
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Buenos días: President Higgins goes to Central America for 12-day trip

Oct 19th 2013, 12:57 PM 6,533 Views 49 Comments

President Higgins left this morning for his official visit to Mexico, El Salvador and Costa Rica.

C-section approved for seriously ill pregnant woman denied abortion in El Salvador
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C-section approved for seriously ill pregnant woman denied abortion in El Salvador

Jun 2nd 2013, 5:15 PM 14,594 Views 60 Comments

A 22-year-old critically ill pregnant woman, whose foetus has been given no chance of surviving, has been denied an abortion after judges rejected her lawyers’ appeal that the pregnancy was life-threatening.

Photo essay: El Salvadorians taking action against environmental threat
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Photo essay: El Salvadorians taking action against environmental threat

Dec 16th 2012, 9:15 AM 2,722 Views 5 Comments

Dr Oliver Moore travelled to the Latin American country with Trócaire to see local communities becoming empowered to fight for a clean environment, and for sustainable development.

Photo essay: El Salvador’s mangroves disappear as sea levels rise
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Photo essay: El Salvador’s mangroves disappear as sea levels rise

Dec 8th 2012, 6:00 PM 165 Views 10 Comments

Dr Oliver Moore travelled to El Salvador with Trócaire to see how rising sea levels have affected this coastal community – and how they can be helped.

Brief tsunami warning issued after 7.3-mag quake off El Salvador
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Brief tsunami warning issued after 7.3-mag quake off El Salvador

Aug 27th 2012, 8:56 AM 2,787 Views 1 Comment

The warning affected parts of many Central American countries, but the biggest wave registered a mere four inches.

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
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Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 731 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

US Secret Service probes new allegations about strippers and prostitutes
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US Secret Service probes new allegations about strippers and prostitutes

Apr 27th 2012, 8:28 AM 2,022 Views 8 Comments

The scandal-plagued Secret Service is probing fresh allegations about agents’ actions on another Latin America trip last year.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Oct 23rd 2011, 11:00 AM 106 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

Heavy rains kill at least 84 in Central America
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Heavy rains kill at least 84 in Central America

Oct 18th 2011, 2:56 PM 430 Views 1 Comment

El Salvador and Nicaragua declared natural disasters yesterday, as landslides and floods continue to devastate the region.

O’Brien to sell Digicel firms to world’s richest man
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O’Brien to sell Digicel firms to world’s richest man

Mar 14th 2011, 3:10 PM 1,330 Views 1 Comment

Denis O’Brien’s Honduras and El Salvador telecommunications businesses are to be acquired by Mexican businessman Carlos Slim – recently named as the world’s richest man by Forbes.