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By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The FIFA World Cup "Fan Fest" has been cancelled in the Northeastern city of Recife due to safety concerns over protests that may be held in the area during the tournament. FIFA Fan Fest involves the erection of big screens in prominent locations, allowing fans to watch games together in public places, but it has been decreed risks of violence are too great for the Pernamuco state capital.

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