RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Just forty kilometers from Rio de Janeiro, the city of Itaboraí has been taken over by a dangerous militia that uses violence and intimidation to enter into the fabric of the city’s society.
Police conducted a massive operation Thursday morning, July 4th, throughout Rio de Janeiro state, intending to dismantle the organization which started acting in the region in late 2017.
Militias are mafia-like organizations that take . . .