The United States State Department has indicated it is keeping an eye on developments in El Salvador, where three transgender women were recently murdered. According to the Washington Blade, the State Department "supports" the search for the perpetrators. "We understand that El Salvador's National Civilian Police (PNC) and the Attorney General's office are fully engaged in this case, and other human rights entities are closely monitoring the developments," said the unidentified State Department spokesperson. "The United States supports the search for those responsible in all cases of crime and violence, including those where human rights may have been violated."
March 2 / Bay Area Reporter