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**FILE** An unidentified member of the gang Mara Salvatrucha who is incarcerated in the National Penitentiary of Tamara, 32 km (20 miles) north of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is seen here Nov. 24, 2005. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** An unidentified member of the gang Mara Salvatrucha who is incarcerated in the National Penitentiary of Tamara, 32 km (20 miles) north of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is seen here Nov. 24, 2005. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** An unidentified member of the gang Mara Salvatrucha who is incarcerated in the National Penitentiary of Tamara, 32 km (20 miles) north of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is seen here Nov. 24, 2005. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** An alleged member of the Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, gang who was arrested on murder and gun possession charges is shown Aug. 31, 2012, to the press in San Salvador. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** An unidentified member of the gang Mara Salvatrucha who is incarcerated in the National Penitentiary of Tamara, 32 km (20 miles) north of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is seen here Nov. 24, 2005. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Larios Benitez, aka "Buda," an alleged member of the Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, gang who was arrested on murder and gun possession charges, is shown Aug. 31, 2012, to the press in San Salvador. (Associated Press)