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Confidential police reports reveal that the three main gangs operating in El Salvador remain a real threat.
A close look at El Salvador's Police Information System, which is used to collect and analyze information on criminals in the country.
The PNFAS has been the scene of two massacres. For years, the tension between Barrio 18 and MS13 escalated.
Military crackdowns and mass trials show that there's no end in sight in El Salvador's anti-gang state of exception.
The Honduran government's anti-gang crackdown risks oversimplifying the causes behind the country's violence.
The acquittal of "El Barney" raises questions about El Salvador's approach to targeting gang leaders amid the state of exception.