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· September, 2005

Stories about El Salvador from September, 2005

El Salvador: Evacuation Unpreparedness

After summarizing an investigation which found that the Salvadoran government “has done little to prepare to evacuate the 12,700 people who live beside the Ilamatepec (Santa Ana) volcano,” Tim's El...

El Salvador: Flooding From Rita

Tim documents the flooding in El Salvador caused by hurricane Rita.

El Salvador: Underwear Battle With China

Tim's El Salvador Blog coversEl Salvador's battle with China in cotton underwear exports to the US.

Spotlight Guatemala

As the U.S. and Guatemalan mens soccer teams prepare for tonight's match in Guatemala City, it appears that the Guatemalan blogging community is beginning to reach out more to English-language...

El Salvador: Police to monitor lawyers for gangs

Tim's El Salvador Blog says the Salvadoran police will begin monitoring lawyers who represent gang members.

El Salvador: Troops Offered for Katrina Aid

Tim's El Salvador Blog notes that the Salvadoran “National Assembly passed a measure Wednesday night recommending that the government send a contingent of troops to the region affected by Hurricane...

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