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Event Type Gang Related Reports & Analysis  Date Time 2015-01-09 13:46:00 
Country SV  City San Salvador 
Latitude 13.693  Longitude -89.218 
URL http://www.insightcrime.org/news-analysis/el-salvador-homicides-skyrocket-after-gang-truce-unravels?utm_source=Master+List&utm_campaign=cbbbec1e33-01_16_151_15_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e90c5425f9-cbbbec1e33-206752417     
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"Following the collapse of a controversial gang truce, El Salvador saw homicides spike by 57 percent in 2014. Now that the president has come out against reinstating the truce, the country faces a difficult way forward in terms of lowering violence." (Source: In Sight Crime, "El Salvador Homicides Skyrocket After Gang Truce Unravels," January 9, 2015) (To read the story go to, "http://www.insightcrime.org/news-analysis/el-salvador-homicides-skyrocket-after-gang-truce-unravels?utm_source=Master+List&utm_campaign=cbbbec1e33-01_16_151_15_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e90c5425f9-cbbbec1e33-206752417")

(NOTE: This story is a follow-up to, "El Salvador Gangs and Security Forces Up the Ante in Post-Truce Battle," In Sight Crime, October 22, 2014, at, http://www.insightcrime.org/news-analysis/el-salvador-gangs-security-forces-battle-truce?utm_source=Master+ List&utm_campaign=8f50b2d3ca-10_24_201410_23_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e90c5425f9-8f50b2d3ca-206752417)

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