News & Events

Emergency Preparedness Training Begins

A group of 15 members of the US Marine Corps who are part of Special-Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-SOUTHCOM (SPMAGTF-SC), arrived in El Salvador on Tuesday. This regional operation was announced by the Southern Command in March. The Marines will participate in joint training with the Ministry of Defense, which will include humanitarian efforts ...
Read More»

Thousands of Salvadoran benefited by Medical Brigades

To improve the quality of life for Salvadorans was the objective of the humanitarian exercise “Beyond The Horizons.”  Since its beginning in March, several medical brigades have been executed throughout the country.  The mission has benefited over 30 thousand Salvadorans. The medical brigades have included a variety of services, such as vaccination campaigns, medical care ...
Read More»

Court is inaugurated in memory of PNC Agent

On April 28, the US Embassy and the National Civil Police (PNC by its acronym in Spanish) inaugurated an athletic court in the Usulutan Police Delegation, named after the PNC officer Nelson Panameño, who was killed on March 26.  Panameño was one of the instructors from the Gang Resistance Education and Training Program (GREAT). Under ...
Read More»

El Salvador thanks U.S. and France Support for Peace Missions

The Defense Minister, David Munguía Payés recognized Ambassador Mari Carmen Aponte and French Ambassador Philippe Vinogradoff for their  assistance in the training of the Salvadorans who are part of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA by its acronym in Spanish). The Salvadoran blue helmets contingent, at the command of Aviator Pilot ...
Read More»