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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: World Wide Travel Alert

The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to possible risks of travel due to increased terrorist threats.  Current information suggests that ISIL (aka Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, Boko Haram, and other terrorist groups continue to plan terrorist attacks in multiple regions.  These attacks may employ a wide variety of tactics, using conventional and non-conventional weapons and targeting both ...
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American Embassy LIVE Auction

HOUSEHOLD & OFFICE FURNITURE & EQUIPMENT  DATE: November 21st TIME TO VIEW ITEMS: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. TIME FOR AUCTION: 9:00 a.m. until finished ADDRESS: Bulevar Orden de Malta and Calle el Boquerón, down the street and around the corner from                             ...
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20 municipalities present their Violence Prevention Plans

The United States Embassy, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and its Crime and Violence Prevention Project, joined 20 mayors in the presentation of 20 Municipal Violence Prevention Plans. These plans were presented to the Vice Minister of Justice and Public Security of El Salvador Juan Javier Martínez. “The best solutions to ...
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Deputy Secretary of State Higginbottom visits El Salvador

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resource, Heather Higginbottom, visited El Salvador as part of a regional tour in Central America last week. During her visit, Secretary Higginbottom met with Salvadoran President, Salvador Sánchez Céren and other Salvadoran officials. During their meeting, they discussed the implementation of the Alliance for Prosperity, a plandeveloped ...
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3,000 Children Graduate from GREAT in Santa Ana

3,000 children and young people committed themselves to say no to violence and contribute to create a better country in the Gang Resistance Education and Training Program (GREAT) graduation. “We want our children and young people to be prepared with the necessary tools to make the right choice when the moment comes. We have faith ...
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