Federal Police officers outside the venue where Brazil's new President-elect Jair Bolsonaro and economist Paulo Guedes met in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo: Reuters

Brazil’s next defence minister wants snipers to take down criminal suspects

  • Ex-general supports proposal of Rio de Janeiro’s governor-elect to deploy police snipers to shoot suspects
  • Many Brazilians are fed up with violent crime – a big factor in President-elect Jair Bolsonaro’s victory
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Federal Police officers outside the venue where Brazil's new President-elect Jair Bolsonaro and economist Paulo Guedes met in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo: Reuters
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