Sep 10, 2010

1,000 women murdered in Juarez, Mexico since 1993, 25 people killed in 24 hours

See for story on alarming wave of violence in Juarez, Mexico.

A sad commentary: The femicides in Juarez, Mexico have reached and surpassed 1,000 since 1993. The gritty bordertown continues to be an unquenchable killing field for men, women and children. - J.J. Schwartz

Previous victim was only 14 years old. She was one of many girls killed during the past five years. (Photo courtesy of M.P.A.)