By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Last night the leader of Sindpol, the civil police union, Francisco Chao, announced that the civil police would be suspending their strike action in Rio temporarily. However, firefighters and military police (PMs) have decided to continue with their strike, which has potential to threaten security in Rio ahead of the start of Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here