El Salvador: MS-13 Indictment Points to Black Market Weapons for Elite Gang Force
Politics and Economics (CGU)
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On 28 July, El Salvadoran authorities seized dozens of businesses, froze bank accounts, and arrested 77 gang members associated with Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13.
© 2016 Robert J. Bunker
Bunker, R. J. (2016). El Salvador: MS-13 Indictment Points to Black Market Weapons for Elite Gang Force. OE Watch, 6(9), 20.