The possibility of Bukele being re-elected for a second consecutive term in 2024 was opened in September 2021, when a constitutional chamber of the Supreme Court of Justice revised a criterion to interpret Article 152 of the Magna Carta issued in 2014. did.
President of El Salvador, Naib Bukele, This Thursday strongly criticized 21 former presidents of Spain and Latin America, including Eduardo Frei Ruiz Tagle.
These officers asked organization of american states (OAS) action for his intention to be re-elected, for which Bukele branded him as having “Corruptors, robbers and some of them, even murderers.”
These 21 former heads of state and government of Spain and Latin America On Wednesday, through a statement to the Secretary-General urged and Standing Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) to act “Promoting the generalization of democratic institutions” in El Salvador.
Bukele resumes on your twitter account A publication by senior researcher Juan Papier of the Americas Division of Human Rights Watch (HRW).
It was there that the representative of the NGO shared the letter from Spain and America’s Democratic Initiative (thought).
a letter signed by corrupt, robbers and some of them killers Everyone hated his people. I would be very worried if I got your support. Thank God, it’s not like that.” A message posted on Bukele’s verified Twitter account says.
Former presidents who signed the letter include Oscar Area (Costa Rica), Jose Maria Aznari (Spain), Felipe Calderon and Vicente Fox (Mexico), andres pastrana (Colombia), mireya moscoso (Panama), Luis Alberto Lacalle (Uruguay), Mauricio Macrique (Argentina) and Eduardo Free.
Naib Bukele’s re-election possible
Bukele’s candidacy, the statement underscores, would violate the principle of “Repatriation in the exercise of the presidency”and other mandates of the Constitution of Salvador.
This, to prevent anyone who has “Once the Presidency is exercised, he cannot remain in his functions for one more day.”
Former Presidents Believe That “If the intention of the current President of El Salvador is fulfilled”, It will be in attendance, “as expressly indicated in Article 20 of the Inter-American Democratic Charter, changes to the constitutional order that seriously affect its democratic order.”
The motion preventing Bukele from being re-elected indicated whoever held the presidency He had to wait 10 years after his term ended.
In 2013, Bukele said in an interview that in El Salvador “The constitution does not allow the same person to be president for two consecutive terms.”
A letter signed by corrupt, robbers and some of them, even murderers.
Everyone hated his people.
I would be very worried if I got your support. Thank god, it is not so. https://t.co/U4fPUQXWMJ
— nayibbukele (@nayibbukele) 22 September 2022