An alleged drug trafficker who identified himself as “Jogador” poses for a photo with a semi-automatic rifle in a slum in western Rio de Janeiro, in this 2010 file photo. Photo: AP

In the world’s most murderous country, Brazilians wonder: are guns the answer?

Civilian gun ownership is effectively banned in Brazil, where 60,000 people are murdered every year

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An alleged drug trafficker who identified himself as “Jogador” poses for a photo with a semi-automatic rifle in a slum in western Rio de Janeiro, in this 2010 file photo. Photo: AP
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