Two Protests Outside FIFA FanFest in Rio: Daily

By George Utley, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The area outside the FIFA FanFest in Copacabana, Zona Sul (South Zone) was the setting for two protests yesterday (June 23rd) afternoon, which merged into one and continued marching together. The authorities estimate only three hundred were involved but a heavy police presence and at least one violent arrest had some claiming brutality.

The first was a march against police violence, populated mainly by people from surrounding favelas; most notably Pavão-Pav . . .

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