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  1. News - World - BRAZIL

    Police clash with vandals in Sao Paulo

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 02:52pm by Agence France-Presse in Sao Paulo

    ... and stun grenades against the vandals, who retreated to adjacent streets, setting fire to piles of trash. There was no official word on casualties, but a photographer saw one demonstrator injured ...

  2. News - World - BRAZIL

    Carnival clean-up workers get armed guard in Rio de Janeiro

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 09:53pm by Bloomberg

    ... vulnerability to public service disruptions as it prepares to host the final of soccer's World Cup in July and the Summer Olympic Games in 2016. A wave of protests and vandalism sparked by bus fare ...

  3. News - World - BRAZIL

    Clashes over World Cup strike Sao Paulo airport 27 days from kick-off

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:33am by Agence France-Presse in Sao Paulo

    ... people staged several marches throughout the day, with demonstrations ending in vandalism and confrontations with police. Meanwhile in the northeastern city of Recife, a partial strike ...

  4. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil protesters disappointed with low turnout at Independence Day rallies

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 11:16am by AFP

    ... and clashed with police. Authorities had warned masked demonstrators would be detained and identified, a measure already in place in Rio that is aimed at discouraging vandalism. Hundreds ... were detained. Police chased several protesters who escaped through side streets, shooting rubber bullets, according to G1. At least one bank branch near the demonstration was vandalized ...

  5. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil youths protest in Rio, Sao Paulo over missing citizen

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 10:38am by Agence France-Presse in Rio de Janeiro

    ... resort to acts of vandalism, triggering violent clashes with police.   ...

  6. News - World - BRAZIL

    Anarchist tactics grow amid Brazil protests

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 04:45pm by Associated Press in Rio de Janeiro

    ... Kindergarten teacher Andrea Coelho Black Bloc is a violent movement of protest and vandalism that emerged in the 1980s in West Germany and helped shut down the 1999 World Trade Summit in Seattle. It’s ... about it. Politicians and local media condemn the vandalism its adherents carry out, smashing up scores of banks and other businesses in major cities. Yet the tactic is clearly growing in cities ...

  7. News - World - BRAZIL

    Rousseff calls for reform vote

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 10:37am by Reuters

    ... and vandalism. The days since then have been calmer but social media points to another round of protests surrounding today's scheduled soccer match between Brazil and Uruguay in the city of Belo ...

  8. News - World - BRAZIL

    Biggest protests in 20 years sweep Brazil

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 10:27am by Reuters

    ... unfolded as a festive display of dissent, some demonstrators in Rio threw rocks at police, set fire to a parked car and vandalised the state assembly building. Vandals also destroyed property ... first described the protesters as “troublemakers” and “vandals”, to order police to allow Monday’s march to proceed and not to use rubber bullets. The protests are shaping up as a major ...

  9. News - World - BRAZIL

    200,000 Brazilians vent anger at rallies in more than half a dozen cities

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... of the protests unfolded as a festive display of dissent, some demonstrators in Rio threw rocks at police, set fire to a parked car and vandalised the state assembly building. Vandals also destroyed ...



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