RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Portuguese authorities have dismantled an international gang that sold high quality forgeries of documents from several countries. In the operation, conducted in Lisbon, two Brazilians - a man and a woman - were arrested.
Hundreds of high quality documents, special printers, stamps and computers dedicated to fraud were seized.
"We have the information that this was one of the most important seizures made in recent years in Europe, given the capacity to produce and diversify documents that were being produced," said Cristina Gatões, director of SEF (Foreigners and Borders Service), the body responsible for immigration in . . .