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El Salvador
Russell Crandall offers a nuanced take of El Salvador's civil war - and whether it offers U.S. policymakers any real lessons.
Governments in the region should set specific targets to get a homicide epidemic under control.
Prisons from Brazil to El Salvador are severely overcrowded, leading to violence and gang activity. Here is AQ's overview on where the region stands.
A boom in surf tourism is providing economic momentum, but not without conflict.

As El Salvador moves into the second semester of the year and the current government completes its first year in power, citizens demand concrete actions that improve their security situation.

Should a responsible reform agenda be postponed in El Salvador's elections, the advances that the country’s democratic institutions have obtained may rapidly decay or fall under attack.

A la luz de los procesos internos que cada uno de los partidos políticos del país ha estado llevando a cabo, vale la pena enfatizar la importancia de un sistema de partidos políticos modernos y dinámicos para el país.

In a report released on Thursday, Amnesty International stated that El Salvador’s total ban on abortion is killing women and infringing upon human rights progress.

The approach adopted by former President Mauricio Funes’ administration to combat crime is probably the least popular crime control strategy in Central America’s northern triangle.

Luego de pasar por la elección más reñida en la historia reciente de El Salvador, el país espera que en menos de un mes Mauricio Funes,  el primer presidente del  partido de izquierda Frente Farabundo Martí para la Liberación Nacional (FMLN), deje el poder y le pase la banda presidencial al primer presidente excombatiente del FMLN, Salvador Sánchez Cerén.