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Bone surgery for El Salvador's last male jaguar.

Vets in El Salvador's zoo carried out an operation Monday to clean up a bone infection in the country's last male jaguar, an 18-year-old named Greco.

- PhysOrg - NL

Jose Figueroa, El Salvadoran refugee who sought sanctuary in Langley church, fights to clear his name.

Jose Figueroa will get his day in court. Again.

- Vancouver 24 hrs - CA

US officials interview asylum-seekers at Australian Pacific island.

March 20, 2017, 10:50 AM US officials have begun interviewing and taking fingerprints of asylum seekers in an Australian-run camp in the Pacific island of Nauru, who seek resettlement in the US. President Obama agreed to accept 1,500 refugees held by Australia in Papua New Guinea and Nauru. In return, Canberra agreed to ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

The US may be restarting an asylum agreement with Australia that Trump blasted as a 'dumb deal'.

REUTERS/Joshua RobertsCANBERRA/PERTH - U.S. officials began taking fingerprints of asylum seekers in an Australian-run camp on the Pacific island of Nauru on Monday, signaling that vetting of applicants for resettlement in what U.S. President Donald Trump called a "dumb deal" has restarted. Australia agreed with former U.S. ...

- Business Insider - US

Can This Music Be a Force for Good?.

In gang-ravaged El Salvador, a percussive style of music is giving teens a shot at a better future.

- OZY - US

At least 30 killed in 24-hour span in El Salvador, authorities say.

Authorities in El Salvador say at least 30 people, most of them gang members, have been killed in one of the Central American nation's bloodiest 24-hour spans this year.

- Newsday - US

Like Mexico, El Salvador Gives Tips to Avoid US Deportation.

El Salvador is following Mexico's lead, and giving illegal immigrants in the United States tips on how to avoid deportation, The Daily Caller reported.

- Newsmax - US

How an innocent man wound up dead in El Salvador's justice system.

His only crime: Having the same name as a gangster accused of murder.

- Washington Post - US

El Salvador: At least 30 slain in bloody 24-hour span.

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador " Authorities in El Salvador say at least 30 people, most of them gang members, have been killed in one of the Central American nation's bloodiest 24-hour spans this year.The wave of violence includes...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Panelo: Mighty Corp. not yet off the hook.

Homegrown cigarette maker Mighty Corp. is not yet off the hook despite President Duterte's proposal for the company to pay double its estimated tax deficiency as a compromise to settle its case, presidential chief legal counsel Salvador Panelo said. The post Panelo: Mighty Corp. not yet off the hook appeared first on ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

El Salvador's Lawyer for the Dead.

Jason MotlaghIn El Salvador, the murder capital of the world, authorities are failing to combat a brutal gang war that is driving a mass exodus out of the country.

- Pulitzer Center - US

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