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Hundreds jailed for abortion in El Salvador
Abortion has been illegal under all circumstances since 1998 - even in cases of rape - with jail terms of 30 years.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 13:34 GMT
Women in combat: All fair in love and war?
Are gendered media frames shattering our ideas about what a fighter looks like?
Last updated: 14 Oct 2014 10:43 GMT
El Salvador election too close to call
With 98 percent of votes tallied, ex-fighter and right-wing rival both declare victory in presidential election runoff.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 10:24 GMT
El Salvador elections: Putting women's rights on the agenda
Women's rights should become part of the citizens' security agenda.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2014 08:29 GMT
El Salvador gears up for 2014 presidential elections
The country's economic growth and crime rates may affect the election more than the parties' choice of candidates.
Last updated: 13 May 2012 17:31 GMT
Visiting Latin America's real success stories
US president will see a drastically changed region in trip through Latin America, Mexico's former foreign minister says.
Jorge G Castaneda
Last updated: 25 Mar 2011 16:00 GMT
El Salvador's ex-rebels win polls
Leftist candidate claims victory in elections, dislodging long-ruling conservative party.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2009 06:02 GMT
El Salvador's left senses victory
Elections could return the country's first left-leaning government.
Craig Mauro in San Salvador
Last updated: 14 Mar 2009 19:58 GMT
El Salvador poll ends in violence
Police clashed with protesters in
after closely fought municipal elections, with a former guerrilla movement claimin
Last updated: 16 Mar 2006 10:47 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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