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Brazil Police Union Critical of Rio Olympic Games Security Plan

Brazil Police Union Critical of Rio Olympic Games Security Plan

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Former Brazilian Presidents Rousseff and Lula to Boycott Olympics Opening Ceremony

Former Brazilian Presidents Rousseff and Lula to Boycott Olympics Opening Ceremony

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On eve of Rio games, terror threat looms in Brazil

On eve of Rio games, terror threat looms in Brazil

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Brazil Authorities Arrest 12th Suspect in Alleged Olympics Terror Plot

Brazil Authorities Arrest 12th Suspect in Alleged Olympics Terror Plot

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Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats

Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats

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Brazilian extremist group uses Telegram to pledge allegiance to ISIS ahead of Olympics

Brazilian extremist group uses Telegram to pledge allegiance to ISIS ahead of Olympics

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Brazil Gets Late Start Hiring Security Screeners for Rio Games

Brazil Gets Late Start Hiring Security Screeners for Rio Games

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Brazil Has Its Own Iron Lady, and She Won’t Be Giving You a Loan

Brazil Has Its Own Iron Lady, and She Won’t Be Giving You a Loan

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Drawing Back the Curtain on Brazil’s Rotten Political System

Drawing Back the Curtain on Brazil’s Rotten Political System

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Brazil beefs up security ahead of Olympic Games in Rio

Brazil beefs up security ahead of Olympic Games in Rio

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Brazil says it will shoot down any aircraft violating airspace of Olympic Games

Brazil says it will shoot down any aircraft violating airspace of Olympic Games

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Rio Olympics shadowed by Brazil’s crisis moment

Rio Olympics shadowed by Brazil’s crisis moment

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Brazil’s Olympic Catastrophe

Brazil’s Olympic Catastrophe

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Rio violence leaves little confidence in public security

Rio violence leaves little confidence in public security

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Latest Brazil Study On Impeachment Unlikely To Save Dilma

Latest Brazil Study On Impeachment Unlikely To Save Dilma

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Brazil Is Back to Pre-Junk Levels as Swaps Traders Bet on Temer

Brazil Is Back to Pre-Junk Levels as Swaps Traders Bet on Temer

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As the Olympics Near, Brazil and Rio Let the Bad Times Roll

As the Olympics Near, Brazil and Rio Let the Bad Times Roll

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Brazil Girds for Terrorist Threat at Rio Olympic Games

Brazil Girds for Terrorist Threat at Rio Olympic Games

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EE.UU. apoyará al pueblo venezolano o a su gobierno corrupto e incompetente?

EE.UU. apoyará al pueblo venezolano o a su gobierno corrupto e incompetente?

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Brazil’s Rio state seeks emergency funding ahead of Olympics

Brazil’s Rio state seeks emergency funding ahead of Olympics

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During the last several decades, the United States has invested billions of dollars in trying to help the governments of Latin America and the Caribbean deliver better lives for their citizens. This has meant helping them increase internal security by combating the illicit growing and trafficking in narcotics and the activities of terrorist groups, as well as helping them to shore up their democratic and free market institutions.

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