Archiv: El Salvador


13.02.2019 - 23:44 [ C-SPAN / Youtube ]

Word for Word: Excange between Rep. Ilhan Omar and Elliott Abrams (C-SPAN)

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has a heated exchange with Elliot Abrams, the U.S. special envoy to Venezuela, highlighting his role in the Iran-Contra affair. She says, „I fail to understand why members of this committee or the American people should find any testimony you give today to be truthful.“ The exchange came during a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing.

13.02.2019 - 23:16 [ Omar Moore ‏/ Twitter ]

U.S. congresswoman @IlhanMN and convicted (then pardoned) Iran-Contra felon Elliott Abrams in an exchange marked by Abrams’ disrespectful interruption of Rep. Omar’s statement. Reclaiming her time!

13.02.2019 - 23:15 [ theHill.com ]

Omar, Trump envoy Elliott Abrams clash in fiery exchange

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) engaged in a testy back and forth on Wednesday with special envoy to Venezuela Elliott Abrams, accusing the diplomat of being a liar and pressing him on his involvement in the Iran-Contra affair and killings in Central America during the Reagan administration.

03.02.2019 - 20:09 [ teleSUR ]

El Salvador Votes in Its 6th Presidential Elections, Delays Reported

A total of 4,063 missions are tasked with observing the elections out of which 2,338 are national missions and 1,725 are international.

The international missions include the European Union, OAS, the Inter-American Union of Electoral Organizations (UNIORE).

The Sunday elections are the sixth since the country regained democracy in 1992.

23.06.2018 - 11:06 [ Wiener Zeitung ]

„Alles ist besser als zurück in dieses Land“

Die Menschen, die sich auf den Weg in die USA machen, kennen die Risiken, sagt Toldeo. „Aber es kümmert sie nicht.“ Dass Flüchtlinge Kinder benutzen, um schneller über die Grenze zu kommen, glaubt er nicht. Auch im Auffanglager in Tijuana erklären die Migranten, solche Fälle bei ihren Reisen nicht erlebt zu haben. „Was sollen wir denn machen?“, fragt eine Frau. „Die Kinder zurücklassen? Es ist zu gefährlich in den Ländern.“