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Nelson Renteria

Martyr priest, now Saint Romero, challenged power in El Salvador

Oct 15 2018

(The Oct. 1 story corrects to reflect country of birth was El Salvador, not Honduras)

Meeting of U.S., Central American officials is called off this week

Sep 09 2018

SAN SALVADOR/TEGUCIGALPA A U.S.-hosted meeting with Mexico and Central American countries scheduled for this week in Washington has been called off, officials said on Sunday, as President Donald Trump's policies test relations with the region.

U.S. cancels security meeting with Central American countries, El Salvador says

Sep 09 2018

SAN SALVADOR/TEGUCIGALPA The United States suspended a meeting with Central American officials that was to take place this week, the government of El Salvador said, as the policies of U.S. President Donald Trump test relations in the region.

El Salvador says economy prompted diplomatic switch to China from Taiwan

Aug 21 2018

SAN SALVADOR El Salvador said on Tuesday it hoped its economy would get a lift from China after it broke diplomatic ties with Taiwan in favor of Beijing, reducing the dwindling group of allies the Asian island has in Latin America.

Mayor of Washington D.C. joins El Salvador town to celebrate migration milestone

Aug 15 2018

INTIPUCA, El Salvador Far from U.S. President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigration, the people of a small coastal town in El Salvador on Tuesday celebrated half a century of their links to Washington D.C. - joined by the capital's mayor.

Former El Salvador president pleads guilty to money laundering

Aug 07 2018

SAN SALVADOR Former El Salvadoran President Antonio Saca pleaded guilty in court to embezzlement and money laundering involving more than $300 million during his government, his lawyer said on Tuesday, as Saca sought to reduce his prison sentence.

Salvadoran father reunited with daughter after month-long separation

Jun 29 2018

SAN LUIS TALPA, El Salvador Salvadoran fisherman Arnovis Guidos was reunited with his six-year-old daughter late on Thursday a month after the girl was taken from him by U.S. authorities, leaving him with no idea where she was.

Salvadoran father reunited with daughter after month-long separation

Jun 29 2018

SAN LUIS TALPA, El Salvador Salvadoran fisherman Arnovis Guidos was reunited with his six-year-old daughter late on Thursday a month after the girl was taken from him by U.S. authorities, leaving him with no idea where she was.

El Salvador demands U.S. return child taken from deported father

Jun 21 2018

SAN SALVADOR El Salvador on Thursday demanded the United States return a child who had been taken from his father before the man was deported this week without any prior notification to embassy officials.

El Salvador demands U.S. return child taken from deported father

Jun 21 2018

SAN SALVADOR El Salvador on Thursday demanded the United States return a child who had been taken from his father before the man was deported this week without any prior notification to embassy officials.

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