“These Operations Don’t Result in Anything, Only Violence.”

This is how many RIO residents characterize operations by police that have led to increasing numbers of killings.  Protestors express even more outrage after 13-year old Maria Eduarda Alves da Conceição was tragically hit by a stray bullet last week.  Read on for more on this sad story.

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