Tag: Rio de Janeiro

    Brazilian Army on a Rio slum - Vladimir Platonow/ABr

    Army Back in Rio, This Time Taking Over the Security of the City

    Brazil’s military has taken full control of security in Rio de Janeiro and the ...

    Congress of young evangelicals - RBC

    Brazilian Gangs Are Now Waging Their War in the Name of God

    The expression “evangelical drug trafficker” may sound incongruous, but in Rio de Janeiro, it’s ...

    "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 ...

    Brazilians of All Creeds Go to Sea to Celebrate African Deity Iemanjá

    Dolls, roses, herbs-of-grace, white palm leaves, and a lot of fruit lent their colors ...

    Rio's building collapse

    3 Dead, 20 Disappeared: Rio’s Buildings Collapse Evokes Scenes of 9/11

    In Rio, last night, at around 8:30 pm, a 21-story building collapsed following what ...

    Road destroyed in Rio by waters

    First Minas, Now Brazil Floods Spread to Rio and São Paulo

    Rosinha Garotinho, the mayor of the town of Campos de Goytacazes, in the state ...

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