El Salvador’s newly sworn-in President Nayib Bukele and his wife Gabriela wave. Photo: AP Photo

‘Our country is like a sick child, we all have to take care of it’: Nayib Bukele sworn in as president of El Salvador

  • Conservative 37-year-old faces pressure to tackle rampant gang violence and poverty
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El Salvador’s newly sworn-in President Nayib Bukele and his wife Gabriela wave. Photo: AP Photo
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El Salvador’s new president Nayib Bukele has questioned whether his country should maintain diplomatic relations with Beijing. Photo: Bloomberg

‘Bright prospects’: China congratulates new El Salvador leader and Beijing critic Nayib Bukele

  • Chinese ambassador says there are broad possibilities for development with the Latin American country after its 2018 switch of diplomatic recognition from Taipei
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El Salvador’s new president Nayib Bukele has questioned whether his country should maintain diplomatic relations with Beijing. Photo: Bloomberg
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