juarez juarez  /ˈwɑ ˌrɛz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in northern Mexico on the Rio Grande opposite El Paso

Usage(s):

  • Federal police patrol downtown juarez during a search of an alleged drug house.

News

  1. Mexico in the middle? Slowly, more people leave the lower class.

    In the geographic heart of Mexico City, the borough of Benito Juarez offers a vision for Mexico’s middle class future.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News

  2. Buzz builds about FX show 'The Bridge' set in El Paso-Juarez

    June 14--'The Bridge,' the El Paso-Juarez set murder drama that will air this summer on FX, is building some pretty good press.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: HispanicBusiness.com

  3. Mexico arrests 12 in women's slayings on border

    CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — Mexican prosecutors have arrested 12 people in connection with the slayings of 11 young women whose skeletal remains were found near the northern border city of Ciudad Juarez early last year.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

Quotes

  1. "Perverse minds may be taking advantage of the difficult circumstances in Ciudad Juarez to destabilize and stop the government's work," said Jaime Torres, the city spokesman.
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Jaime Torres Bodet Source: FOXNews

  2. Renuart says the Mexican army "have been very effective" and there is a "return to some sense of normalcy in Juarez."
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: Victor Renuart Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Mr. Gabriel said, "We came to bring a message from thousands of people around the globe. The world has not forgotten the hundreds of women who were brutally murdered in Juarez and Chihuahua in the past sixteen years."
    on Mar 28, 2009 By: Peter Gabriel Source: FOXBusiness

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