Vigil to be Held in Rio de Janeiro for Syrian Refugees

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio de Janeiro will join cities throughout Europe, as a group hosts an open to the public candle-lit vigil to show solidarity for Syria's refugees on Saturday, September 12th. Entitled "Rio sees Syria," the vigil will take place in Quadra Alegria Da Zona Sul in Cantagalo from 6PM to 2AM.

The vigil was inspired after plans for a candle-lit vigil scheduled for September 12th in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom went viral on social media and spread to cities throughout the UK and Europe including London, Athens, Paris . . .

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