RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL (JULY 29, 2017) (REUTERS) – Armed forces troops have been deployed throughout much of the city of Rio de Janeiro and surrounding areas as part of a plan to combat organized crime in Brazil’s second largest city. Continue reading
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff denies wrongdoing as speaker of the lower house agrees to open impeachment proceedings against her.
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