Juarez Drug Trade NPR's John Burnett reports from Ciudad Juarez that the discovery of a nearby clandestine grave has refocused attention on how the city has suffered because of the drug trade. One of Mexico's most powerful cartels has been based in Juarez; in recent years the city has endured an explosion of drug-related disappearances and killings.

Juarez Drug Trade

Juarez Drug Trade

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NPR's John Burnett reports from Ciudad Juarez that the discovery of a nearby clandestine grave has refocused attention on how the city has suffered because of the drug trade. One of Mexico's most powerful cartels has been based in Juarez; in recent years the city has endured an explosion of drug-related disappearances and killings.