El Salvador Declares State of Emergency to Combat Gangs

El Salvador declared a state of emergency on Sunday in order to combat criminal organizations across the country which authorities blame for 73 homicides committed just over the weekend, making it one of the deadliest since the country’s civil war ended in 1992.

French Health and Automotive Sectors Suspend Business in Russia

International markets cast another stone at Russia this week in response to the country’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, this time from representatives of France’s healthcare and automotive sectors as they announced the suspension of all Russian-based activities until further notice.

Nestlé Vows to Suspend Business Operations in Russia

Nestlé will suspend its Russian-based business operations that are not linked to providing infant food or medical and hospital nutrition, the world’s largest food company stated Wednesday after having faced significant public pressure, including calls for boycott of its products.