By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – As the Polícia Militar (Military Police) strike continues in the Salvador and the northeastern state of Bahia, the union representing the Polícia Civil (Civilian Police) force in Rio de Janeiro (SINPOL) gave official notice of their own proposed strike action, to commence on February 10th.
According to SINPOL, Rio state government has a deadline of February 8th to open up negotiations with representatives from the Polícia Civil, Polícia Militar and the Bombeiros . . .