Prosecutor’s Office raids Salvadoran Football Federation in investigation for money laundering

Prosecutor’s Office raids Salvadoran Football Federation in investigation for money laundering

Photo: Rodrigo Sura/Getty Images The Prosecutor’s Office and the Police raided the Salvadoran Football Federation (FESFUT) this Thursday as part of an investigation for alleged fraudulent administration and money laundering for a complaint filed by a sports government entity. “This morning, the Prosecutor’s Office carried out a raid on the Salvadoran Football Federation for the … Read more

Police in El Salvador captured the attacker of a referee who died after receiving a brutal beating during a soccer game

Police in El Salvador captured the attacker of a referee who died after receiving a brutal beating during a soccer game

This Tuesday, El Salvador authorities reported the arrest of the alleged aggressor of the referee José Arnoldo Anaya, who died over the weekend after a “brutal” attack during a football match by “alleged fans and players” of a team from a colony (neighborhood) of San Salvador. The Minister of Justice and Security, Gustavo Villatoro, said in … Read more

They capture one of the most recognized criminals of Barrio 18, alias “Chuki” in El Salvador

They capture one of the most recognized criminals of Barrio 18, alias “Chuki” in El Salvador

The gang member is part of the Barrio 18 criminal gang – Photo: Jose CABEZAS / AFP / Getty Images This Friday morning, the authorities captured the renowned leader of Barrio 18, the Central America criminal organization, in the community of Soyapango, El Salvador. The National Police of El Salvador reported that the woman identified as … Read more

“We are not your colony, stay on the sidelines”, Nayib Bukele sends a strong message to the USA

“We are not your colony, stay on the sidelines”, Nayib Bukele sends a strong message to the USA

San Salvador.- The president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, reacted this Wednesday with a “stay out of our internal affairs” before the proposal in the United States of a legislative initiative to “mitigate the risks” to the financial system of that country due to the adoption of bitcoin in the Central American nation. “Ok boomers… … Read more

IMF warns of “great risks” of bitcoin to El Salvador and Bukele responds with a funny meme

IMF warns of “great risks” of bitcoin to El Salvador and Bukele responds with a funny meme

The controversial president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, considers it a great idea to have Bitcoin as the currency of his country. Photo: MARVIN RECINOS/AFP/Getty Images The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned the government of El Salvador last week about the “great risks” it may face for using Bitcoin as legal tender, but apparently its … Read more

Six MS-13 gang members were sentenced to 15 and 10 years in prison in El Salvador

Six MS-13 gang members were sentenced to 15 and 10 years in prison in El Salvador

Prosecutors from the Private Assets Unit of the Chalatenango Prosecutor’s Office announced the conviction of six gang members, active members of the M13 gang. Photo: Kindel Media / Pexels This Friday, prosecutors from the Private Assets Unit of the Chalatenango Tax Office, in El Salvador, reported the conviction of six gang members, active members of … Read more

Nayib Bukele made El Salvador lose millions of dollars due to the fall of bitcoin

Nayib Bukele made El Salvador lose millions of dollars due to the fall of bitcoin

El Salvador is the first country to authorize bitcoin as a regular currency. Photo: Capture Twitter / Getty Images The price of bitcoin continues to fall and is approaching dangerous territory, but one of those who might be lamenting the pullback is the president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, who would have caused his country … Read more

Some leaders and henchmen of the MS13 captured in El Salvador

Some leaders and henchmen of the MS13 captured in El Salvador

The “mara” pleaded guilty last May. Photo: Yuri Cortez / AFP / Getty Images This Wednesday afternoon, the El Salvador police captured the leaders of the MS13 identified as Ricardo Ernesto Portillo, alias Skiny, and Gerardo Antonio Girón Álvarez, alias Delincuente. Among those captured were also José Daniel Viches, alias Patron, a corridor of the … Read more