[San Salvador, August 30. Image via Getty]

A woman carries a paper with the name of a murdered friend, during a march to protest against violence in San Salvador, on August 30, 2009. College students marched to remember the 692 young people murdered in the first 6 months of 2009. El Salvador is one of the most violent countries in the world with a murder rate of 12 people killed each day according to official statistics. AFP PHOTO/Jose CABEZAS (Photo credit should read Jose CABEZAS/AFP/Getty Images)