http://theconversation.com/why-is-el-salvador-so-dangerous-4-essential-reads-89904

Jan 10, 2018 ... How did violence in El Salvador get so bad? ... These four articles shed some light on the country's complex crime problem. ... As a whole, “Latin America is where the most murders in the world happen,” Muggah writes.

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/centralamericaandthecaribbean/elsalvador/12083903/El-Salvador-becomes-worlds-most-deadly-country-outside-a-war-zone.html

Jan 5, 2016 ... Central America's so-called Northern Triangle - Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras - recorded a total 17,422 murders in 2015, 11 percent ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/el-salvador-most-violent-country_n_56d9e239e4b0000de4047fbe

Mar 4, 2016 ... The most immediate cause for the surge in killings appears to be fighting ... The roots of El Salvador's current violence stretch back at least four ...

https://www.crisisgroup.org/latin-america-caribbean/central-america/el-salvador/life-under-gang-rule-el-salvador

Nov 26, 2018 ... The culprit in most of these murders is the maras, the country's ... One reason why gangs could sink such deep roots in El Salvador is that they ...

https://www.cfr.org/backgrounder/central-americas-violent-northern-triangle

While El Salvador's homicide rate has since declined by nearly 25 ...

https://www.osac.gov/Pages/ContentReportDetails.aspx?cid=24052

May 11, 2018 ... The threat of violent crime in San Salvador leads to the curtailment of ... El Salvador, see the Travel Advisory for the list of the most violent municipalities. .... There are close to 2,000 tremors that affect the country per year.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/24/salvadorans-deported-from-us-facing-violence-fleeing-poverty

Jun 24, 2018 ... “They declare [El Salvador] the most violent country in the world, but then say they won't give us refuge, asylum, or any kind of protection for ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crime_in_El_Salvador

Organized crime in El Salvador is a serious problem. Efforts to understand or deal with this ... Throughout the war, nearly half of the country's population fled from violence ... M-18 and MS-13 are the largest and most notorious in El Salvador.

https://www.thisisinsider.com/dangerous-countries-2017-5

Mar 2, 2018 ... The report includes a ranking of how safe those 136 countries are ... The top five most dangerous countries are Nigeria, Pakistan, El Salvador, ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZhLGiyEijw

Apr 6, 2017 ... El Salvador is a tropical country where you can find stunning beaches like these, as well as magnificent nature reserves like this one, and ...