Mexican journalist, granted asylum in U.S., establishes new life in El Paso

Mexican journalist, granted asylum in U.S., establishes new life in El Paso

Alejandro Hernández Pacheco, a cameraman exiled from Torreón, México. (Victoria A. Perez/Borderzine.com)

"Sitting on the cold hard cement the man was able to remove part of his blindfold and focusing his sight, the dim light revealed a small dirty room covered in blood.  Alejandro Hernandez Pacheco, 42, had been kidnapped in Torreon, Mexico, and one of the few who survived to tell the story." - Victoria A. Perez, Borderzine, Feb. 23, 2012.