El Salvadoran court asks for investigation of President Nayib Bukele over wartime massacre files

A court in El Salvador has asked the prosecutor’s office to investigate whether President Nayib Bukele and his defense minister blocked a judicial inspection of military archives aimed at uncovering evidence of a massacre in 1981. According to a court document released on Monday, the inspection was connected to a probe of the killing of… Read More El Salvadoran court asks for investigation of President Nayib Bukele over wartime massacre files

El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele says military files on civil war massacre destroyed

Salvadoran military files from the time of a 1981 massacre of 1,000 people during the country’s civil war have been mostly destroyed, said El Salvador’s president, who vowed to make the few surviving documents public in an effort to bring justice in the case. In the incident, one of the worst tragedies of the war… Read More El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele says military files on civil war massacre destroyed