WikiLeaks: US on 2009 Favela Violence

By Nestor Bailly, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The end of 2010 was a dramatic time for Rio, preparations for the holidays and the massive Reveillon celebration was tainted by Rio’s recent city-wide violence. The favelas remain a central part of the city’s identity and a major source of many of its problems, and accordingly drew a good deal of attention from the . . .

To read the full NEWS and much more, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?