Batista Leaves UPP Partnership: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A spokesperson for Rio de Janeiro Governor Sérgio Cabral said over the weekend that Police Pacification Unit (UPP) projects are not in jeopardy following last week's announcement that millionaire Eike Batista has suspended his annual R$20 million investments in a partnership with the UPP program, according to a report in "O Dia."

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