Sombra negra death squad
The Sombra Negra (Spanish for Black Shadow ), also known as El Clan de Planta ( The Plant Clan ), are (as of 2014) death squad groups based in El Salvador, allegedly composed mostly of police and military personnel, that target criminals and gang members for vigilante justice.InSight Crime Analysis. El Salvador has a long and troubled history of death squads. During the civil war era, from 1979 to 1992, the country developed a notorious reputation for extrajudicial killings, disappearances and paramilitary death squads, which killed an estimated 8, 000 people. Following the end of the civil war, sombra negra death squad
Description: Sombra Negra refers to a death squad that Daniel was a part of, and which actually exists in real life. In recent years, there have been accusations that these death squads are reemerging.
Some death squads, such as Sombra Negra, are still operating in El Salvador. [30 The Salvadoran Army 's U. S. trained Atlacatl Battalion was responsible for the El Mozote massacre where more than 800 civilians were murdered, over half of them children, the El Calabozo massacre, The reemergence of social cleansing in El Salvador. In the most violent country in the world, youth is killing youth, the state is in a state of war and extrajudicial killings are on the rise. This cannot continue unabated. Espaol. Twenty yearold Dennis Martnez never knew what hit him, or why.sombra negra death squad Although Central American governments officially deny all sponsorship of the activities of groups like Sombra Negra, many civil rights groups have reported that deathsquads are mostly comprised of offduty police and military personnel who, by definition, are close to the government.