The Republic of El Salvador in Central America ranks first in the world for murders after neighboring Honduras, where there is also raging war between criminal gangs. Two most powerful criminal gangs Salvador – «Calle 18» and «Mara Salvatrucha» – a truce, as a result, according to the authorities, for 4 months after the murder rate in the country was reduced by 2 times.
According to the UN, the population living in El Salvador is the most violent nation. In 2011, 100,000 residents had 66 homicides. The capital of the impression to fabricate street fights (barbed wire and conductors are exposed roofs and fences), although security in hotels and resorts are at quite a high level.