Calling a Truce in El Salvador

Jun 7, 2012 Full story: Instapundit

Over the past few months, something remarkable has happened in El Salvador: The homicide rate has abruptly and dramatically plummeted by 60 percent , thanks to a truce between the country's two most powerful street gangs, Mara Salvatrucha and Barrio 18.

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NOTCURIOUS

Palm Harbor, FL

#1 Jun 11, 2012
The MS-13 and M-18 gangs calling a truce? Bet me! It just means they'll become stronger as the government focuses on other issues. The result? Kind of like Japan and Germany (add Russia and Italy for a while) getting together during WWII.

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