is not a date that is studied in schools or appears in books on El Salvador's recent history; not even security experts are very aware of it. But on that day something momentous happened: the government made it public policy to have exclusive ... InSight Crime, 2 weeks ago
Victims and perpetrators: Gangs of El Salvador - Al Jazeera, 1 week ago
El Salvador gangs together agree not to attack police and military - DNA India, 3 weeks ago
Authorities in El Salvador have arrested a priest and youth worker who has operated as a key intermediary with "mara" street gangs, in a strong indication the new government is looking to push certain players out of any future negotiation process. ...InSight Crime, 1 month ago Priests work to fight influence of gangs in El Salvador Catholic Universe Bulletin, 1 month ago Priest arrested for allegedly smuggling contraband into prisons for gang members Christian Today, 1 month ago El Salvador charges priest with helping gangs Sify, 1 month ago
NEWARK, NJ-A dozen top-ranking members of the violent international street gang "Mara Salvatrucha" (MS-13)-including the California man claiming control over the gang's United States operations-are charged by indictment with racketeering, drug ...Noodls, 2 months ago
The most distressing part of listening to three young Salvadoran siblings describe the horrific violence that led them to flee their country in the spring and join their mother in Prince George's County, Maryland, was, perhaps, their matter-of-fact ...Miami Herald, 1 month ago For 3 Salvadoran teens, a flight from barbarism Washington Post, 1 month ago McCartney: Young Central American migrants tale of killings, rape shows need for U.S. protection Washington Post, 1 month ago
ILOPANGO, El Salvador—Marvin Gonzalez waves to shopkeepers as he enjoys a morning walk through the sunny, working-class resort of Ilopango. His cellphone rings nonstop with...
ILOPANGO, El Salvador—Marvin Gonzalez waves to shopkeepers as he enjoys a morning walk through the sunny, working-class resort of Ilopango. His cellphone rings nonstop with residents seeking his support for anything from dealing with a drunk who ...Epoch Times, 2 weeks ago Success of Salvador gang truce: Stronger gangs Miami Herald, 2 weeks ago
Gangs in El Salvador have announced a new phase of their 2012 truce, committing to end attacks between rival groups and against the security forces, but it is unlikely that the current government will be willing to follow the path of its predecessor ...InSight Crime, 3 weeks ago El Salvador gangs offer truce with government Al Jazeera, 3 weeks ago
HUNDREDS of people in the Spanish town of Daimiel have marched to demand the release of a Roman Catholic priest detained in El Salvador. Father Antonio Rodriguez, who was born in Daimiel, has been accused of smuggling mobile phones to imprisoned ...The Guardian Nigeria, 1 month ago Spain march backs El Salvador priest BBC, 1 month ago
By | Al Jazeera San Salvador, El Salvador - Inside their tiny home in a poor neighbourhoodof San Salvador, Ana Elizondo and her husband hold religious celebrations for their friends and neighbours, singing and praying several times a week. It's ...Yahoo! Maktoob News, 1 week ago The Deadly, Invisible Borders Inside El Salvador The New Republic Online, 1 month ago
When I told my mother that I had agreed to travel to El Salvador, she told me one thing, "No vayas. Es un país de pura violencia," or "Do not go. It's a country full of violence." Deep down, I knew she was right, but after spending time ...Huffington Post, 1 month ago
More charges have been filed against a Spanish priest arrested last week, accusing him of getting imprisoned gang members transferred to less harsh prisons and helping them continue extorting people from inside their cells, Salvadoran prosecutors said ...Sify, 1 month ago Fresh charges for priest 'Father Tony' in gang case (Yahoo7 and Agencies) Yahoo!Xtra, 1 month ago
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