"You're gonna die, policeman" says writing on a favela wall in Rio - Photo: EBC

    100 Policemen Killed in Rio this Year, One Every 57 Hours

    The number of police officers killed so far this year in the Brazilian city ...

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

    An Evangelical Mayor Threatens to End Rio’s Carnaval

    Rio de Janeiro without Carnaval? Unimaginable! But Rio’s city hall and its revelers are ...

    Brazilian army in a Rio favela - ABr

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