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Deadly Riots in Brazil

Nearly 200 people have been arrested or detained since the start of the widespread violence between authorities and drug-gang members in Rio de Janeiro.

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Nov. 27: An alleged drug trafficker who identified himself as "Jogador" poses for a photo with a weapon as he stands in an alley at a slum in western Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 27: Residents walk past an armored vehicle during an operation against alleged drug traffickers at the Complexo do Alemao slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 27: Alleged drug traffickers who did not want to identify themselves, hold their weapons while posing for a photo at a slum in western Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 26: Soldiers aim weapons from an armored vehicle during an operation at the Grota slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Vehicle Set on Fire

Nov. 25: Firefighters work on a vehicle set on fire during riots at Rio Comprido shantytown in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Crews Battle Fire

Nov. 25: Firefighters work to put out flames from a burning vehicle set on fire during riots at Rio Comprido shantytown in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: Smoke from a bus set on fire during riots at Rio Comprido shantytown in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: A woman lies on the floor of a doorway as she reacts and takes cover after a shooting during riots by gang members in Rio Comprido shantytown in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: A police officer looks on in front of a vehicle set on fire during riots at Rio Comprido shantytown in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: A police officer rides a motorcycle past a vehicle set on fire during riots at Rio Comprido shantytown in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: Policemen aim their weapons as they cover from shooting during an operation against drug traffickers at the Vila Cruzeiro slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: A police officer stands guard in front of a funeral house during an operation at the Vila Cruzeiro slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 25: A woman walks past an armored vehicle as police officers take cover during a shooting at the Vila Cruzeiro slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Nov. 26: Policemen take position during an operation against drug traffickers at the Complexo de Alemao slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Deadly Riots in Brazil

Nearly 200 people have been arrested or detained since the start of the widespread violence between authorities and drug-gang members in Rio de Janeiro.

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