RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On the first Sunday following authorization to swim in the ocean, after relaxation of the restrictions designed to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, the beaches of Rio de Janeiro once again recorded cases of non-compliance with the city government's guidelines. Rio de Janeiro residents entered Phase 5 of the City Hall's Resumption Plan on Saturday.
In Flamengo, Ipanema, Leblon, and Copacabana, in the capital's south zone, in addition to crowds, there were many people lying and sitting on chairs on the sand strip, in violation of the provisions that forbid . . .