In El Salvador, Bukele promotes Foreign Agents Law

"The Minister of the Interior of El Salvador, Juan Carlos Bidegain, presented before the Legislative Assembly this Tuesday [Nov. 9] an initiative of the Law of Foreign Agents, similar to the one approved by the dictatorship of Daniel Ortega [of Nicaragua], in which President Nayib Bukele seeks to 'regulate' the donations or financing that different organizations receive from foreign entities.


On Oct. 15, the Ortega faction of the National Assembly approved the Law of Regulation of Foreign Agents or better known as the 'Putin Law,' in which the dictator established a mechanism of financial espionage against citizens, civil organizations, media of communication that receive financing or donations from foreign governments or organizations."

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