Much of it transpires on Twitter, where his champions and critics engage in rows that could pre-empt reasoned discussion of how to keep tamping down violence.
- Jane Esberg
El Salvador’s Nayib Bukele won the presidency in 2019 by promising to reduce the country’s then sky-high murder rate and tackle corruption.
Homicide rates have indeed fallen sharply since his election.
But Bukele’s policies have proved controversial.
Critics say the president’s actions, such……