Magnum Photos
Ajax loader
Feature - El Salvador's Anti-Gang Campaign
Moises Saman
In March 2016, following a failed truce, El Salvador’s President Cerén announced plans to put an end to the gangs which had made the nation the homicide-capital of the world. The police and military would be put on the offensive and gang members packed into jails. In response to Cerén, the country’s biggest gangs (MS-13, 18th Street Southerners, and 18th Street Revolutionaries) made their own announcement: the government doesn’t have the ability to eliminate their groups and had worked out their own truce in an effort to end the violence. The gangs’ sense of responsibility comes from their overwhelming...

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa District. September...
NN11494697
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa. September 10, 2016....
NN11494660
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa. September 9, 2016.
Students...
NN11494642
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa District. September...
NN11494691
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa. September 9, 2016....
NN11494695
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Mejicanos, San Salvador. September 17, 2016.
Young...
NN11494639
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvador. September 12,...
NN11494655
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Apopa. September 11, 2016. Friends and family of...
NN11494644
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Apopa. September 11, 2016. Friends and family of...
NN11494666
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Apopa. September 11, 2016.
NN11494672
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa District. September...
NN11494680
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. September 15, 2016. Santiago, a senior member and...
NN11494641
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. September 15, 2016. Santiago, a senior member and...
NN11494693
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvador. September 14,...
NN11494646
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvado. September 14, 2016....
NN11494638
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvador. September 14,...
NN11494658
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Valle del Sol, Apopa District. September...
NN11494699
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvador. September 14,...
NN11494649
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Soyopango. September 14, 2016. Salvadorian police...
NN11494677
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Soyopango. September 14, 2016. Salvadorian police...
NN11494678
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Soyopango. September 13, 2016. A policeman on patrol...
NN11494640
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 9, 2016. Alleged gang members...
NN11494634
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Soyopango. September 14, 2016. Salvadorian police...
NN11494645
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 9, 2016. Alleged gang members...
NN11494669
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 9, 2016. Alleged gang members...
NN11494661
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 9, 2016. Alleged gang members...
NN11494689
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 9, 2016. Alleged gang members...
NN11494688
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 15, 2016. After a brief...
NN11494692
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 15, 2016. After a brief...
NN11494668
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 15, 2016. After a brief...
NN11494652
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 15, 2016. After a brief...
NN11494667
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. San Salvador. September 15, 2016. After a brief...
NN11494674
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. 2016.
NN11494679
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvador. September 13,...
NN11494662
HR

Moises Saman 2016

EL SALVADOR. Colonia Las Palmas, San Salvador. September 12,...
NN11494676
HR
Layout:
Sort by: