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El Salvador Rights Groups Warn of “Coup” Against Judiciary Led by President Nayib Bukele

The US government "has a lot of leverage over El Salvador. It's time to use it" as President Nayib Bukele dismantles the checks on balances on his power that are essential to democracy.

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SV#ElSalvador  's democratic credentials are under scrutiny after lawmakers teamed up with the populist president Nayib Bukele to oust judges in the Supreme Court. The opposition in the country says the move is tantamount to a coup ⤵️

President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador “paints his party as young, free of ideology, favorable to business and yet a protector of the poor,” says @ioangrillo . Yet he uses troops “to pressure legislators ... and praised the use of lethal force in policing.”

El Salvador's Congress removed a tax break that benefits newspapers -- many of which are harsh critics of President Nayib Bukele -- just days after it sacked a number of judges

"The future of El Salvador's democracy is under scrutiny after lawmakers teamed up with populist president Nayib Bukele over the weekend to replace every judge on the Constitutional Court, the highest branch of the country's judiciary system." | Analysis

"The future of El Salvador's democracy is under scrutiny after lawmakers teamed up with populist president Nayib Bukele over the weekend to replace every judge on the Constitutional Court, the highest branch of the country's judiciary system." | Analysis

The rise of President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador has shaken some of the country's journalists, academics and human rights defenders, writes @ioangrillo . “They see him as many Americans saw President Donald Trump: as a firebrand who endangers democracy.”

president nayib bukele'>El Salvador President Nayib Bukele defended his party’s removal of the attorney general and five top judges, saying the country’s Constitution allows Congress to do so

President Nayib Bukele has said it was no concern of the rest of the world that El Salvador was “cleaning” its house. Few Salvadorans seem to disagree with him

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The coronavirus should never be an excuse for brutality, but with the encouragement of President Nayib Bukele, that's what El Salvador's police are doing.

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El Salvador's president, Nayib Bukele, is accused of targeting journalists and chilling free speech

Just spoke to President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador. Will be helping them with Ventilators, which are desperately needed. They have worked well with us on immigration at the Southern Border!

president nayib bukele'>Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele said he uses hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malarial drug touted by US President Trump as a potential coronavirus cure, even though experts have questioned its efficacy for Covid-19 and have warned of harmful side-effects

Some Salvadorans praise President Nayib Bukele for taking decisive action that may have saved his small Central American nation from the worst impacts of the coronavirus. Others say he is becoming a strongman who is violating his country's constitution.

El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele claims he's confronting a murder spree, but he detains prisoners in potentially deadly conditions like this (in the middle of a pandemic) and authorizes police illegally to use lethal force even when it's not necessary.

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president nayib bukele'>El Salvador President Nayib Bukele has authorized the use of lethal force by the police and army against gang members he says are taking advantage of the coronavirus pandemic, after a weekend of violence left at least 50 people dead across the country.

“People don’t flee their homes because they want to,” President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador said. “They flee their homes because they feel they have to.”

Salvadorans elected Nayib Bukele, the media-savvy former mayor of the capital who was running as an outsider, as their next president

Congratulations to President-elect of El Salvador Nayib Bukele for his victory! The United States looks forward to working with El Salvador to advance prosperity and democracy in the region.

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