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News Brazil » Security: 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

Members of the armed forces patrol the Kelson's slum during an operation against crime in Rio. 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 ...

News Brazil » Security: 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 » Security: Brazil hit by 30 DDoS attacks per hour in 2017

News channel or source: http://www.zdnet.com/article/brazil-hit-by-30-ddos-attacks-per-hour-in-2017/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The data features on the 13th annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report by NETSCOUT Arbor. Of the attacks that have taken place in Brazil, 34,9 percent have been originated in the country itself, followed by attacks originating in the United States ...

News Brazil » Security: Brazil’s Congress approves military intervention in Rio

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/congress/brazils-congress-approves-military-intervention-in-rio/2018/02/20/193b5112-16b6-11e8-930c-45838ad0d77a_story.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SAO PAULO — 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 ...

News Brazil » Security: 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

The bill, which allows Brazil's army to take over command of police forces in the state and authorizes search warrants for entire communities, passed the lower house with 340 lawmakers voting in favor, 72 against and one abstention. It is expected to pass ...

News Brazil » Security: Brazil's lower house greenlights security intervention in Rio

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/r-brazils-lower-house-greenlights-security-intervention-in-rio-2018-2
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The measure, which passed with 340 votes in favor, 72 against, and one abstention, allows the army to take over command of police forces in the state. It was announced by President Michel Temer on Friday, after annual carnival celebrations in Rio were ...

News Brazil » Security: Brazil's Meirelles Says Not Planning Presidential Bid-Radio

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2018/02/21/world/americas/21reuters-brazil-politics-meirelles.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

BRASILIA — Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles said on Wednesday that he is focussed on Brazil's economic recovery and not thinking ... have to be raised in the future if the costly social security system is not overhauled.

News Brazil » Security: Brazilian Air Force Instructors Receive High Honors in the United States

News channel or source: http://www.maxwell.af.mil/News/Display/Article/1446090/brazilian-air-force-instructors-receive-high-honors-in-the-united-states/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Brazilian Air Force (FAB, in Portuguese ... national police forces, and other government public security agencies. The diversity of countries and experiences is what makes the ISOS program so interesting,” said Maj. Buch, adding that the program includes ...

News Brazil » Security: UK to Sell HMS Ocean to Brazil

News channel or source: https://www.marinelink.com/news/brazil-ocean-sell434214
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Sold to the Brazilian Navy for around £84M ($117m), the profit generated ... was confirmed in the Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) 2015. Her military record spans from Operation Palliser during the Sierra Leone civil war to Operation Ellamy ...

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

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/brazils-senate-approves-military-intervention-rio-151551079.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Brasília (AFP) - Brazil's Senate overwhelmingly approved the takeover by the army of Rio de Janeiro's security following a breakdown of law and order in drug-ravaged neighborhoods. Despite criticism that the military intervention could lead to violations ...