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International · Rio De Janeiro

Police shootout at Rio de Janeiro favela kills more than 20

Coverage: 27 sources
Police in Rio de Janeiro raided the Vila Cruzeiro favela before dawn Tuesday. Authorities said more than 20 people were killed in a fierce firefight. The operation was aimed at locating and arresting criminal leaders, police said. It comes one year after a raid of the Jacarezinho favel a that left 28 people dead.See the Story
Human Rights Watch · Rio De Janeiro

A police raid leaves at least 22 dead in Rio de Janeiro

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The operation by the Federal Police, the Federal Highway Police and the Military Police took place in Vila Cruzeiro. Officers responded to an attack by alleged criminals in the favela, leaving 15 suspects dead. A 41-year-old woman was killed by a stray bullet and nine other bodies have not been identified.See the Story
Rio De Janeiro · Rio De Janeiro

The death toll rises to 25 during the police operation against the Vermelho Command in a favela in Rio de Janeiro

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Among the victims are suspected of being part of the criminal group and a neighbor of Vila Cruzeiro, one of the most famous neighborhoods of the city of Rio de JaneiroSee the Story
Rio De Janeiro · Rio De Janeiro

PF carries out operations against students suspected of fraud at Cadnico in Rio de Janeiro

The Federal Police (PF) is today (26) carrying out 16 search and seizure warrants against medical students suspected of falsifying documents for revocationSee the Story
International · Rio De Janeiro

Death toll climbs to 25 in Brazilian favela police operation

Coverage: 2 sources
RIO DE JANEIRO, May 25 (Xinhua) -- The number of people killed as a result of Tuesday police operation in a favela, or marginal neighborhood, in Brazil Rio de JSee the Story
Smoking · Rio De Janeiro

TAP passenger tied after confrontation over being caught smoking on the plane

According to Brazilian media, the man behaved erratically and tried to attack the flight attendant. TAP told CNN Portugal that crimes committed on board by passengers are reported to the competent authorities and the perpetrators are handed over to the authorities upon arrival at the airport.Flight safety is the top priority for TAP and our crews are trained to carry out the necessary and appropriate actions.See the Story
Rio De Janeiro · Rio De Janeiro

Marcelo Freixo asked, in a tweet, to end the BOPE and CORE in Rio de Janeiro #boato

Rumor — In a tweet, the federal deputy and pre-candidate for governor of Rio de Janeiro, Marcelo Freixo, called for the extinction of the BOPE and CORE in the state.See the Story
Jair Bolsonaro · Rio De Janeiro

Lupte sângeroase între traficanţii de droguri şi poliţiştii brazilieni. Bolsonaro îi laudă pe oamenii legii, după masacrul cu 25 de victime

Preşedintele brazilian Jair Bolsonaro i-a felicitat pe "luptătorii" care au desfăşurat o operaţiune poliţistă sângeroasă într-o favela din nordul oraşului Rio de Janeiro, operaţiune al cărei bilanţ s-a agravat miercuri la 25 de morţi, informează joi AFP.See the Story
Rio De Janeiro · Rio De Janeiro

Trafficking in Vila Cruzeiro was the target of 4 massacres with 42 deaths in one year

Police operations against drug trafficking in Vila Cruzeiro, in the northern part of Rio de Janeiro, motivated four massacres with 42 deaths in a one-year interval, according to a survey carried out by the Fogo Cruzado Institute in partnership with Geni (Gr.See the Story

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