Mexicans seek asylum at any cost

"Watch Geraldo Rivera Pull Some Stupid Crap Almost Get 'Blown Away '."

Drug-related violence in Mexico has become so extreme that some policemen and journalists would rather sit in a cell at a US immigration detention centre than run the risk of being caught in the crossfire between rival gangs in their home country. In Ciudad Juarez, an important city that borders El Paso, in the US state of Texas, police officer Salvador Hernandez Arvizu can testify to the gravity of the situation.


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