On patrol in Mexico's drug war

One emergency call follows another in one of Mexico's most violent cities.

    Mexico's government is showing no signs of winning its war against the drug gangs.

    It has cost at least 28,000 lives since Felipe Calderon, the president, took power less than four years ago, and the numbers keep rising.

    Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez joined police on patrol in Ciudad Juarez, one of Mexico's most violent cities, where one emergency call follows another.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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