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Honduras Gang Truce, Modeled on El Salvador’s, Unlikely to See the Same Success

Thursday, May 30, 2013

In Honduras, the Central American country with the highest homicide rate in the world, the two largest and most dangerous street gangs declared a truce Tuesday.

The agreement between MS-13 and Barrio 18 is modeled after one that took effect last year between the same gangs in El Salvador. ...

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