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  • Confessions of a violent border town

    Confessions of a violent border town

    By Matt Portillo
    Matt Portillo
    Published: April 22, 2010

    After three years of gangland warfare and more than 5,000 murders, the mayor of Ciudad Juárez, Jose Reyes Ferriz, talks openly about the struggle to combat drug violence and police corruption in Mexico.

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      John Milferd said on Aug. 13, 2010 at 10:27 p.m.
      This is very difficult problem but if all the people will unite to choose person lead us And I think we can minimize this.And I hope that Government realize that many youth will be affected...Still believed that it will resolved.THANKS!
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      rslater said on May 7, 2010 at 9:42 a.m.
      "Clearly the cartels are not intimidated and clearly addiction has not stopped so...Mexico should reinstate the death penalty and it should be applied to drug smugglers and dealers. Maybe then will people think twice about buying drugs or becoming a provider." Violence begets violence.