Gasp of freedom for Mexico's World Cup fans

Hundreds of most hardened convicts get permission to watch Mexico take on and beat Croatia in 2014 World Cup.

    Mexico's win against Croatia in Brazil's World Cup was a welcome respite from life behind bars for hundreds of prison inmates in Mexico City.

    Some of the most hardened criminals were granted permission to watch their national squad's victorious match.

    Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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