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News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's Congress approves military intervention in Rio

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/brazils-lower-house-approves-military-intervention-rio-53218663
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Brazil's congress approved a decree to put the military in charge of Rio de Janeiro's security forces on Tuesday as soldiers and police spread out throughout in the city to combat rising crime. The military officially took over Rio's police on Friday ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's military takes over Rio security

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/news/picture/brazils-military-takes-over-rio-security-idUSRTX4Y6MF
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Brazil's federal government orders the army to take over command of police forces in Rio de Janeiro state in a bid to curb violence driven by drug...more Members of the armed forces patrol the Kelson's slum during an operation against crime in Rio.

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's Military Takeover Of Security In Rio De Janeiro Is A Looming Disaster

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/brazil-military-intervention-rio-de-janeiro_us_5a8b47efe4b0117adf71037c
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SÃO PAULO ― Brazilian President Michel Temer made the unprecedented decision Friday to give the country’s military all public security responsibilities in Rio de Janeiro, the beleaguered city that has been plagued by rising rates of violent crime ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil: Security Intervention in Rio Passes Vote in Lower House

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Brazil-Security-Intervention-in-Rio-Passes-Vote-in-Lower-House-20180220-0015.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Vagner Freitas, president of the Unified Workers' Central, or CUT, said the people of Rio de Janeiro, and elsewhere in Brazil, do not need a “military intervention,” but a “social intervention,” one that expands and improves public education ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Rio Could Be ‘Laboratory’ for Solving Brazil’s Crime Crisis

News channel or source: https://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/24220/rio-could-be-laboratory-for-solving-brazil-s-crime-crisis
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian leaders said Monday that the use of the military to combat rising violence in Rio de Janeiro could serve as a model for other violent areas of Brazil. The armed forces officially took over Rio's police on Friday under a decree ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil Asks Military To End Gang Violence In Rio De Janeiro

News channel or source: https://www.newsy.com/stories/brazil-asks-military-to-end-gang-violence-in-rio-de-janeiro/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Brazil's federal government wants to send the military into one state to quell growing gang violence. President Michel Temer announced the decree, saying gangs and paramilitary groups had nearly "taken over" the state of Rio de Janeiro. Police are woefully ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil Lower House Approves Military Role for Security in Rio de Janeiro

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2451235&CategoryId=14090
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

BRASILIA - Brazil's Chamber of Deputies approved early Tuesday a government decree that puts the army in charge of the security of Rio de Janeiro until the end of 2018. The measure was approved, after a debate lasting over seven hours, with 340 votes in ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil Senate Approves Federal Control of Rio Security

News channel or source: http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/brazil-senate-approves-federal-control-of-rio-security/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s Senate gave final approval late on Tuesday, February 20th to a measure that authorizes the federal government to intervene in security in the crime-prone state of Rio de Janeiro. With 55 votes in favor, 13 against ...

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's senate approves military intervention in Rio

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/brazils-senate-approves-military-intervention-223452225.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Brazil's Senate overwhelmingly approved the army's takeover of security in Rio de Janeiro following a breakdown of law and order in drug-ravaged neighborhoods.

News Brazil » Rio de Janeiro: Brazil’s lower house approves military intervention in Rio

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/rio-could-be-laboratory-for-solving-brazils-crime-crisis/2018/02/19/2b7b652a-15d9-11e8-930c-45838ad0d77a_story.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SAO PAULO — Brazil’s lower house approved a decree to put the military in charge of Rio de Janeiro’s security forces early Tuesday as soldiers and police spread out throughout in the city to combat rising crime. The military officially took over Rio ...