President Nayib Bukele: El Salvador bought today 80 BTC at $19,000 each

El Salvador bought 80 additional bitcoins earlier today at a price of $19,000 each, according to a tweet from the country’s president Nayib Bukele.

Bukele has tweeted several times about the country’s bitcoin purchases since El Salvador made the cryptocurrency legal tender last September. In May, he announced that the country purchased 500 BTC at an average price of ~$30,744.