Jul 16, 2022
In Education Forum
States in the Central American region, especially in the Country Email List so-called Northern Triangle countries (Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador), is more than evident. In May 2021, the Congress of El Salvador removed five magistrates Country Email List from the Constitutional Chamber and the Attorney General of the Republic. The new magistrates of the Constitutional Chamber made the decision to enable immediate re-election, reversing a 2014 ruling that Country Email List prohibited it. Based on that decision, President Nayib Bukele could seek a second term in 2024 . The United States, through the Country Email List charge d'affaires of that country, Jean Manes, commented that the «The decline of democracy damages the bilateral relationship between the United States and El Salvador, a relationship we have Country Email List had for decades and want to maintain . In July 2021, the United States reacted by mentioning the new magistrates and other officials (14 in total) on the “Engel List”, considering them corrupt or undermining democracy. In addition, it must be added that Bukele has approached China. In May 2021 it Country Email List was ratified «a cooperation agreement for the construction and donation of infrastructure works to the Central American country. Which increased tensions between the Country Email List governments of the United States and El Salvador. However, the Embassy of the People's Republic of China published a statement in which it assures that this non-reimbursable Country Email List cooperation "has no geopolitical consideration" and that "China strongly opposes the abuse of powerful countries against nations that are fighting for their development under less favorable conditions. Furthermore, Bukele kept a cautious silence on the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Guatemala also joined the Country Email List disobedient Central American countries with the United States. The Attorney General of the Republic dismissed the head of the Special Prosecutor against Impunity in Guatemala (FECI), Juan Francisco Sandoval.