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Violence erupts in Rio favela near Olympic venues months before World Cup

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Rio favela near Copacabana beach erupts in violence just two months before World Cup as residents take to the streets hurling bottles in protest at death of dancer Exchanges of gunfire could be heard after members of an elite police unit moved into Pavao-Pavaozinho area Residents blame police for killing of Douglas Rafael da Silva Pereira, 25, whose body was found earlier in day Latest violence to hit one of Rio's 'pacified' favelas - impoverished areas for decades controlled by drug gangs Death Sparks Brazil Favela Unrest AOL News Newsbloggers (blog) - ‎2 minutes ago‎ Rio De Janeiro riots turn deadly as protests erupt over killing of professional TV ... The Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎ More World Cup concerns for Brazil as Rio favela riots break out again just 50 ... Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎ 16 Disturbing Pictures Of Copacabana Looking Like A Warzone Huffington Post UK - ‎2 hours ago‎ Violence erupts in Brazil favela near Olympic venues Telegraph.co.uk - ‎2 hours ago‎ Brazil protesters in Rio clash over dancer's death Aysor - ‎4 hours ago‎ Violence in Rio ahead of World Cup TravelMole - ‎4 hours ago‎ Violent protests in streets of Rio Travel Weekly UK - ‎4 hours ago‎ Shootings Break Out in Pacified Favela Near Copacabana Beach Violence spills out of Rio slum near future Olympic venues, just ahead of World ... Fox News - ‎7 hours ago‎ Police officers of the Pacifying Police Unit, patrol during clashes at the Pavao Pavaozinho slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Intense exchanges of gunfire, numerous blazes set alit and a shower of homemade explosives and glass bottles ... Violence erupts in Rio slum near Olympic venues Chron.com - ‎9 hours ago‎ A Police officer of the Pacifying Police Unit, patrols among the smoke from burning barricades during clashes at the Pavao Pavaozinho slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Intense exchanges of gunfire, numerous blazes set alit and a ... One dead after violent protests in Rio Sky News Australia - ‎6 hours ago‎ Updated: 15:32, Wednesday April 23, 2014. One dead after violent protests in Rio. One person was shot and killed as violent protests erupted in Rio's famed Copacabana beach district following the death of a dancer allegedly at the hands of police, less