Technicians work on the site where a power transmission tower was damaged by a bomb in the outskirts of Fortaleza, Brazil January 12, 2019. Photo: Reuters

Transmission tower blown up in wave of violence in Brazil

  • Public security department says 194 attacks have taken place in just 11 days
  • Authorities say attacks were ordered by organised crime groups in retaliation for plans to impose tighter controls in prisons
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Technicians work on the site where a power transmission tower was damaged by a bomb in the outskirts of Fortaleza, Brazil January 12, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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