This analysis by Stefano Pozzebon is published by CNN. Here is an excerpt:
The future of El Salvador’s democracy is under global scrutiny after lawmakers teamed up with populist president Nayib Bukele over the weekend to replace every judge on the Constitutional Court, the highest branch of the country’s judiciary system.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in the Central American nation, and Washington’s close eye on the situation.
What happened in El Salvador?
Drama unfolded in the halls of power in capital city San Salvador late Saturday, when the country’s Legislative Assembly voted to dismiss the five judges who form the Constitutional Court.
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