Crowds of more than 100,000 people filled the civic center of San Salvador for the funeral of Schafik Handal. The BBC reports that it was the largest such demonstration since perhaps the funeral of archbishop Oscar Romero. See photos of the day's events from Diario CoLatino and La Prensa Grafica.
He will be missed by many in Central America and remembered as a man who helped make the peace after so many years of conflict he and his country endured.
This guy will be converted to Che and Jesus images on various micros and buses throughout Mejicanos, Soyapango, San Bartolo, etc.