Escola de Samba Imperatriz with "Party night on the village"

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    Brazilian army in a Rio favela - ABr

    Can’t Maintain Order? In Brazil They Call the Army

    Brazil’s military is getting a serious workout these days. The authorities have recently deployed ...

    Altair Guimarães in Vila Autódromo, Rio - TRF/Nicky Milne

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    “I would come back to live here if I could,” said Altair Guimarães, plucking ...

    Lack of sanitation in Brazil's favelas is common -

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    Brazilian authorities have taken the first step towards providing basic sanitation to more than ...