El Salvador officials recorded Padre Toño becoming way too chummy with the jailed 'mara' gang members he was meant to be rehabilitating.
School violence is a factor driving young Central American migrants to the US border.
Ahead of elections, politicians are making a wedge issue from the cease-fire between El Salvador's 'mara' street gangs. Now there are serious signs the truce is over.
The cease-fire between El Salvador's ruthless MS-13 and Barrio 18 gangs has held, against all expectations, for 16 months — but it could be fraying. Will raising chickens and baking breakfast rolls help keep the peace?