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REEVES: "The explosion echoed across town," she says. "It was really ... An average of five banks a month were hit in and around the city last year, says Rio's Institute of Public Security. ... Some doubt whether Temer's decree placing Brazil's army in charge of security in Rio de Janeiro state will be effective.
As the world rapidly urbanizes, city populations grow significantly in short timescales. In some regions this means that fresh water resources become more constrained. In South Africa, Cape Town residents dread its imminent 'Day Zero': the day the authorities will have to turn off the taps because there will ...

Though it is far from Brazil's most violent area, the second-largest but most prominent city in the country has become a barometer for the nation as a whole, ... "Rio de Janeiro state has already experienced actions of the army, none of which have reduced homicides and aggravated human rights violations.
The slide began just before the city hosted the 2016 Olympics, ahead of which it had ramped up policing. Those efforts, which focused on the hillside slums that are often controlled by drug traffickers, had some success. But since the Games, battles among gangs and between gangs and the police have ...
Though the scenes of violence that took place in Rio last year are comparable to the violence that shook the city in the 1990s, the city hasn't yet receded to that ... According to Ignacio Cano, at the Violence Analysis Laboratory at the Rio de Janeiro state University (UERJ), the successful policies that were ...
IOC urge Brazil to dismantle temporary Rio 2016 venues to fulfill legacy as military take control of city ... Brazilian President Michel Temer, however, has ordered troops to take permanent control of public security in Rio de Janeiro state, marking the first such intervention since democracy returned to the ...

Officials from the town where the young woman lived confirmed that she had died but said that the cause of death was bacterial pneumonia, not the vaccine. The yellow-fever vaccine has been used for decades, and side effects are generally mild and include headaches and low-grade fevers. There have ...
Radio Sputnik discussed the impact of the Venezuelan refugee influx to Brazil with Mauricio Santoro, a political scientist at Rio de Janeiro state University. ... Mauricio Santoro: Most of the refugees in Brazil live in the big cities of the southeast, in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, because the cities concentrate ...
The shortage complicated the DRC government's plan to prevent the spread of the virus by vaccinating 7.6 million people in the capital city of Kinshasa, Steve Ahuka-Mundeke, MD, PhD, from the National Institute of ... Inhabitants of Rio de Janeiro state in Brazil line up for yellow fever vaccinations. Amid a ...
Rio de Janeiro (AP) -- Authorities in Rio de Janeiro state said Thursday that security is being beefed up as the world-famous Carnival bash begins, following a wave of violence ... "That figure is what we need to give people a safe Carnival without losing presence in the most sensitive parts of the city.".
... while three of the detained have not yet been identified, the Rio de Janeiro state Public Safety Secretariat said. The large-scale, anti-drug operation was unfolding in different parts of Greater Rio de Janeiro, including the Cidade de Deus "favela" (shantytown), which was made famous by the 2002 film "City of God" and has ...
The cases in Minas Gerais are from cities that didn't report human cases during the earlier yellow fever outbreak in 2016 and 2017. The affected cities in Rio de Janeiro state are just 60 miles from the city of Rio de Janeiro, which is the country's most populated metropolitan area. The number of epizootics ...
Sao Paulo (AP) - environmentalists in Brazil say they are trying to figure out why more than 80 grey dolphins have died in less than a month on the coast of Rio de Janeiro state. A statement from the Grey Dolphin Institute says the dolphins died over past 17 days in the Bay of Sepetiba, a coastal district ...
Nelson Nahim, a politician from Rio de Janeiro state who is affiliated with President Michel Temer's Brazilian democratic movement Party, was ... Documents submitted to court described Nahim, 60, as a regular client of a prostitution ring in the Rio town of Campos dos Goytacazes between 2008 and 2009, ...
... in Brazil say they are trying to figure out why more than 80 gray dolphins have died in less than a month on the coast of Rio de Janeiro state. ... Gray Dolphin Institute says the dolphins died over the past 17 days in the Bay of Sepetiba, a coastal district about 70 kilometres west of the city of Rio de Janeiro.
environmentalists say they are trying to figure out why more than 80 gray dolphins have died in less than a month on the coast of Rio de Janeiro state. ... Institute says the dolphins died over past 17 days in the Bay of Sepetiba, a coastal district about 70 kilometers (45 miles) west of the city of Rio de Janeiro.

The Sacopa quilombo is one of the city's best kept secrets, a beautiful area of tropical forest that has ended up being surrounded by the high-rent Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas neighborhood. Back in the 19th century, long before the fancy apartment buildings sprang up, this was where slaves seeking freedom ...
This has been a very busy year for Getty Images photographer Mario Tama. By my count, Getty has distributed more than 2,320 of his photos in 2017, taken while he traveled thousands of miles from pole to pole and all across The Americas. Tama is based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but started his year ...
In the most spectacular operation of the year conducted in Rio de Janeiro state, the Federal police try to close the net on a long standing corruption scheme ... [ix] In this manner, the state legislative assemblies have less issues to regulate under the law than the national Congress or the city councils, ...
The Rio de Janeiro Municipality recently enacted a set of new regulation aiming to settle discussions with taxpayers regarding the imposition of the Municipal ... We highlight, however, there is case law in the Brazilian Courts (especially in the Rio de Janeiro state Court of Appeals) in favor of taxpayers to ...
Rio de Janeiro's extraordinary carnival samba parades burst into action last night as the "greatest show on Earth" got underway amid a city struggling with .... President Michel Temer, Rio de Janeiro state Governor Luiz Fernando Pezao were also expected to skip the two-day bash at the Sambadrome.
10, 2018, shows the remains of a missile that landed in the southern Lebanese village of Kaoukaba, near the border with Syria, after Israel's military attacked ... Authorities imposed a curfew in some parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir's main city to prevent anti-Indian protests after separatist groups called a ...
President Michel Temer, Rio de Janeiro state Gov. Luiz Fernando Pezao and Rio Mayor Marcelo Crivella were ... Sao Paulo Mayor Joao Doria, who was until recently seen as a presidential hopeful, heard insults as he visited that city's sambadrome. A picture of him being snubbed by a top samba singer ...
Rio de Janeiro - Brazilian soldiers withdrew on Friday from this city's largest ... to a request from the governor of Rio de Janeiro state, Luiz Fernando Pezao.
Rio de Janeiro, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Nearly 1,000 Brazilian troops were deployed on Friday to a favela, or slum, in the southeastern city of ...
... a farmhouse in the mountainous city of Teresopolis, in Rio de Janeiro state, where he often travels to relax and teach martial arts to children.
... the Art Institute, Rio de Janeiro state University, and contemporary artist ... city of Salvador, the coastal capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia.
As the city's controversial police Pacification Units, or UPPs, ... On July 2 2017, the Rio de Janeiro state civil police announced that 632 people ...
... is well on its way to becoming a failed state, following the example of the State and City of Rio de Janeiro, which are both in that category.
As the city's controversial police Pacification Units, or UPPs, ... On July 2 2017, the Rio de Janeiro state civil police announced that 632 people ...
... and that that there is currently no threat to the city of Rio de Janeiro, or other non-forest areas of the Rio de Janeiro state, where transmission ...
... forget the constitutional responsibility the city and state government .... Their move was quickly supported on twitter by the Rio de Janeiro state Military police. .... In a town hall meeting held on Friday, August 25, calls from ...
"In addition there is no current threat to people in the city of Rio de Janeiro, or in other non-forest areas of the Rio de Janeiro state, where ...
Though the city is still below violence levels of the 1990s, official data shows homicides in Rio de Janeiro state rose to 3,755 in the first half ... common in large cities but document more serious cases under its new section. .... rate and none of its Municipalities were among the 30 most violent -- the federal ...
Sergey Lavrov's stop in Kuwait City marks the first high-level ... police have buried the 100th officer to be killed in Rio de Janeiro state this year, ...
Paulo Sergio, who owns Bar do Serginho in the Brazilian city's ... the police in Rio de Janeiro state, which is nearly bankrupt after years of corruption and hosting last year's Olympics. ... You'd think it is a ghost town," he said.
... school, which is located in Niteroi City, Rio de Janeiro state. ... the camp, the furthest place Robell had been to was Rio de Janeiro City.
Justin Rader - Justin "Darth" Rader, born in 1987, is from Oklahoma City, ... home the bronze medal at the Rio de Janeiro state Championship.
Paulo Sergio, who owns Bar do Serginho in the Brazilian city's trendy ... Brazil's government has sent almost 10,000 troops to help the police in Rio de Janeiro state, ... You'd think it is a ghost town," he says. .... There's not a village in the country that doesn't have these fairy stories, writes Michael Fortune.
Angra dos Reis has seen job losses as a result of the scandal engulfing state-run Petrobas oil company and economic crisis in Rio de Janeiro ...
Paulo Sergio, who owns a posh hotel in the Brazilian city's trendy ... police in Rio de Janeiro state, which is nearly bankrupt after years of corruption and hosting last year's Olympics. ... You'd think it is a ghost town," he said.
Salaries are several months in arrears at Rio de Janeiro state .... around the city and says that she is not keen on setting down research roots ...
... a town a few hours southwest of the capital city, on Sunday when her family's car ... the increasing violence in and around one of Brazil's most famous cities.
... soldiers and federal law-enforcement officers in Rio de Janeiro state, ... police will be concentrated in the Rio city metropolitan area, he said.
police take aim at drug dealers in Rio's City of God favela as locals ... In 1995, the Rio de Janeiro state government hired an army general to try ...
17, gunfire erupted in Rio de Janeiro's Rocinha favela -- the city's ... Marcos Cunha/Wikimedia & Military police of Rio de Janeiro state photos.
... in the city of Rio de Janeiro, and the Resende Industrial Complex. ... Rio de Janeiro state unit is part of an investment totaling R$ 750 million.
Six of the twenty cities surveyed in August showed increases, with the ... Looking at the last twelve month period, eleven of the twenty cities that ...
As the city's controversial police Pacification Units, or UPPs, ... On July 2 2017, the Rio de Janeiro state civil police announced that 632 people ...


 

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