Tension grips secretive Mexican sect

Remote religious community in Michoacan state has watched the destruction of its schools and buildings.

    A secretive religious sect in Mexico which calls itself The New Jerusalem has been under attack.

    The frustrated community has watched its schools and buildings being destroyed while authorites have turned a blind eye.

    Al Jazeera's Rachel Levin travelled to the remote community in Michoacan state to find out more.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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