A form of gang originating in the United States, then spreading to El Salvador, Honduras or Guatemala. The best known are Mara Salvatrucha and their rivals Calle 18.Any suggestion, improvement…? Many thanks and please, contact us…
(or MS-13) A highly criminal and violent gang founded in Los Angeles since the 1970s, initially intended to protect Salvadoran immigrants from other gangs in Los Angeles area – His members were partly deported to El Salvador after the Salvadoran Civil War in 1992, and spread all over North and Central America.
Symbole : Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)
Salvatrucha is a “salvadoran female. (male: salvatrucho). Long before the "Mara Salvatrucha" became prominent, the terms "Salvatrucha" and "Salvatrucho" were commonly used to denote somebody originating from El Salvador.” - urbandictionary.com