Connect to share and comment

Brazil. Russia. India. China. Four rising powers. One blog to explain them all.

Which slum is next?

Source: Rio's police preparing to invade three more slums

Rio’s efforts to tame its notorious favelas marches on. Citing an un-named police source, the tabloid O Dia reports today that special operations police units are gearing up next week to invade the Complexo do Sao Carlos in northern Rio, along with Estacio and Catumbi, two favelas quite close to your correspondent’s own neighborhood.
 

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/bric-yard/which-slum-next