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Three women tortured, killed in El Salvador

January 16th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
San Salvador, Jan 16 (IANS/EFE) The bodies of three women who appeared to have been tortured were found inside a ramshackle dwelling east of San Salvador, El Salvador's National Civilian ... Read more...

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Former lawmaker shot dead in Guatemala mall

January 20th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) Former lawmaker Edgar Almengor Perez was slain Wednesday inside a shopping mall in the Guatemalan capital, authorities said."It appears to be a direct attack because the shots ... Read more...

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Gang kills 17 in shoemaking workshop in Honduras

September 8th, 2010 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Sep 8 (DPA) A group of armed men killed 17 people working in a shoemaking workshop Tuesday in the northern Honduran city of San Pedro Sula, 250 km from Tegucigalpa, police ... Read more...

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Shabana Invited By the UN In Violence Ridden Kabul To Lecture Against Violence

July 9th, 2009 - 12:19 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaShabana will be the main speaker at a global meet on violence against women.Shabana Azmi left for Afghanistan on Tuesday night on an invitation from the United Nations ... Read more...

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13 killed in Guatemala violence

March 8th, 2009 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Mar 8 (IANS) At least 13 people, including two police officials, have been killed in a wave of violence in Guatemala, EFE reported Sunday. According to the National Police (PNC), three ... Read more...

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Attack during football match kills six in Guatemala

February 20th, 2009 - 4:25 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Feb 20 (IANS) Six people were killed and 11 wounded when a gang opened fire on players and fans at a football match in Guatemala City, EFE reported Friday. Two ... Read more...

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