Police and Favela Oi Occupants Clash: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Clashes continue in Rio's Zona Norte (North Zone) today, Friday, April 11th, following the Military Police's repossession of the Favela Oi. Bus fires, injuries, arrests, and disruption of traffic have been reported throughout the day with the clashes spreading in the North Zone to the neighboring favela of Rato Molhado at the time of this report.

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