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Intervention doubts as Rio’s security situation worsens

Rio’s security crime crisis
Rio’s security has not improved with the intervention. Photo: ABr
 Rio’s security crime crisis
Rio’s security has not improved with the intervention. Photo: ABr

Diego Augusto Ferreira had borrowed a neighbor’s motorcycle on a Saturday evening in Rio’s west zone. The 25-year-old, who worked as a street hawker in downtown Rio, was on his way to buy oil for his grandfather’s car.

But he didn’t return. Instead, a bullet to the neck on...

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