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Carlos Ivan Molina Aguilar

Articles by Carlos Ivan Molina Aguilar

TJ cartels still cause mayhem in outskirts

Tijuana's Mayor Monserrat Caballero and her administration haven't been able to reduce cartel violence much. Not long ago cartels turned the city into one of the most dangerous cities in Mexico. According to the Baja ...

How Tijuana's Little Haiti survives

125 Haitian families have settled in a plot of property of the nuns called Misioneras Franciscanas de Nuestra Senora De la Paz in El pedregal de Santa Julia neighborhood, four miles away from Tijuana’s downtown. ...

June 6, 2022
Tijuana struggles to get ID cards out

Appointments for getting ID from the National Electoral Institution (INE), which is the main personal identification in Mexico, are been given till late July. Citizens in need of the document have been struggling with private ...

May 23, 2022
Students make it to Valle de las Palmas as best they can

Baja California’s Autonomous University campus at Valle de las Palmas is located 29 miles east of Tijuana’s downtown. 5355 students, mostly from Tijuana and Tecate, make their way to Valle de las Palmas despite the ...

May 16, 2022
Lomas del Rubi landslide victims get new houses

Four years after the landslide in the Lomas del Rubi neighborhood, which left 200 families on the streets, they were re-located. Andres Espino said that their happiness and excitement about their new homes evaporated when ...

April 25, 2022
Blow-back on El Chaparral opening for Ukrainians

Last Thursday April 7, the El Chaparral Port of Entry at the San Ysidro-Tijuana borderline was reopened, after more than two years of its closure in 2020 due to Covid. To the surprise of many, ...

April 11, 2022
Two 20-year-old women stabbed at Green Witch in TJ's Zona Rio

During the early hours of Sunday, March 27, inside the Green Witch bar at Zona Rio, in Tijuana, two twenty-year-old students from Baja California’s Autonomous University were stabbed for refusing to dance with a man. ...

April 4, 2022
Migrant pregnant mothers don't feel welcome in TJ

For Honduran Anabel Guzman, 35, and her husband and three kids, it was impossible to pay up to 10,000 pesos ($500 USD) to give birth in Tijuana’s Main Hospital. Anabel and her family were living ...

March 22, 2022
Tijuana's down syndrome soccer team to compete in Lima

The Diestro Soccer Down team, composed of Tijuana athletes with Down Syndrome, will represent Mexico in the World Championship Futsal Down in Lima Peru next month. According to Cristian Acosta, director and coach of Soccer ...

March 11, 2022
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