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AP Interview: El Salvador's leading candidate targets graft

Jan 31, 2019 - Associated Press

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) - Salvadorans have watched as internationally sponsored investigative bodies in neighboring Guatemala and Honduras brought high-profile cases that took down corrupt politicians and businesspeople. Nayib Bukele wants to give his compatriots their own version of that.

Bukele, a young businessman and former mayor of El Salvador's capital, is the front-runner in Sunday's presidential election and polls indicate his focus on fighting endemic graft has him well pos...