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Bodies of drowned migrant man, daughter back in El Salvador

Bodies of drowned migrant man, daughter back in El Salvador

The bodies of a man and his young daughter who drowned while trying to cross the Rio Grande from Mexico to the United States were returned on Sunday to their native El Salvador.

Harrowing photo of drowned migrants at US border draws global attention

Harrowing photo of drowned migrants at US border draws global attention

A harrowing photo of a man and his young daughter who drowned on the US-Mexico border has brought global attention to the dangers for a wave of mostly Latin American migrants travelling north, with Pope Francis on Wednesday expressing "immense sadness" at the deaths.

Qatar participates in inauguration of El Salvador leader

Qatar participates in inauguration of El Salvador leader

HE the Minister of State Dr Hamad bin Abdul Aziz al-Kuwari, represented Qatar at the inauguration ceremony of President Nayib Bukele as President of El Salvador.

El Salvador president meets al-Kuwari

El Salvador president meets al-Kuwari

President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador met Qatar's HE the Minister of State Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari, who is now visiting El Salvador to represent Qatar at the inauguration ceremony of the president.

Qatar gives $100,000 grant to support children of El Salvador police officers

Qatar gives $100,000 grant to support children of El Salvador police officers

Qatar has provided a $100,000 grant to support sons and daughters of police officers who died during their duty in El Salvador.

Outsider wins El Salvador presidency, breaking two-party system

Outsider wins El Salvador presidency, breaking two-party system

A former mayor campaigning on an anti-corruption ticket swept to victory in El Salvador's presidential election on Sunday, bringing an end to a two-party system ...

Taiwan says China "out of control" as it loses El Salvador to Beijing

Taiwan says China "out of control" as it loses El Salvador to Beijing

Taiwan vowed on Tuesday to fight China's "increasingly out of control" behaviour after Taipei lost another ally to Beijing when El Salvador became the third country to switch allegiances to China this year.

Emir receives message from President of El Salvador

Emir receives message from President of El Salvador

The message was handed over by El Salvador's Minister of Foreign Affairs Hugo Martinez during a reception hosted by the Emir on Wednesday morning for the minister at the Emiri Diwan.

Top El Salvador honour for al-Kuwari for cultural efforts

Top El Salvador honour for al-Kuwari for cultural efforts

Minister of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador Hugo Martinez, currently visiting Qatar, awarded Dr al-Kuwari the Order during a special ceremony in Doha.

Trump denies using 'crude words' as remarks condemned

Trump denies using 'crude words' as remarks condemned

US President Donald Trump has denied using offensive language African nations as well as El Salvador and Haiti, remarks that prompted condemnation from around the world.

US ends protected status for 200,000 Salvadorans

US ends protected status for 200,000 Salvadorans

Around 200,000 Salvadorans allowed to live in the United States since 2001 after earthquakes in El Salvador must leave the country in 2019, US officials said on Monday ...

El Salvador arrests former president Elias Antonio Saca

El Salvador arrests former president Elias Antonio Saca

El Salvador's former president Elias Antonio Saca and six other former officials were arrested early Sunday, the attorney general's office said.