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On display at The Print Center in Philadelphia through March 21, an exhibition from Miguel Aragón explores the limits of documenting violence by depicting homicide victims in Ciudad Juárez. Photo: Emily Neil / AL DÍA News 

On display at The Print Center in Philadelphia through March 21, an exhibition from Miguel Aragón explores the limits of documenting violence.

Hell, Part 2: While Homicide Rate falls, Suicide is on the rise in Ciudad Juárez

 02/09/2017 - 04:53

Ciudad Juarez, the border city in northern Mexico which between 2008 and 2011 had the dubious reputation of being the murder capital of the world, has seen its homicide rate fall since 2012. But as the BBC reports, the city's high levels of violence have had long-term psychological effects on its residents, especially its youth.