Rio Raids Round-up

I’ve been closely following the raids in Rio de Janeiro’s favelas. Here are three of the latest updates, with the first in particular being a good read:

  • The Battle of Rio (Source)
  • What’s Lança-Perfume? The Drug From Rio’s Bust You’ve Never Heard Of (Source)
  • Organised crime in Brazil: Conquering Complexo do Alemão (Source)

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