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Hundreds of federal and local authorities carried out more than 40 simultaneous raids in Los Angeles early Wednesday, targeting high-ranking members of the notorious MS-13 street gang, officials said. 
Los Angeles is the US base for MS-13, which has tens of thousands of members worldwide. Authorities have called the gang one of the largest criminal organizations in the US.
Hundreds of federal and local authorities carried out more than 40 simultaneous raids in Los Angeles early Wednesday, targeting high-ranking members of the notorious MS-13 street gang, officials said. 
Los Angeles is the US base for MS-13, which has tens of thousands of members worldwide. Authorities have called the gang one of the largest criminal organizations in the US.

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Hundreds of federal and local authorities stormed homes and storefronts across Los Angeles, targeting dozens of high-ranking members of the notorious MS-13 street gang. CNN Kyung Lah reports.

Raids lead to MS-13 gang arrests

Hundreds of federal and local authorities stormed homes and storefronts across Los Angeles, targeting dozens of high-ranking members of the notorious MS-13 street gang. CNN Kyung Lah reports.