Brazil

Brazilian police sniper gun down Rio bus hacker

Reuters – Brazilian security forces in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday shot dead a man who hijacked a bus on a bridge across Guanabara Bay and took 37 people hostage, in a dramatic end to an incident that underlined the city’s daily grind of violence. The hijacking began around 5 a.m. local time when a […]

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Police in Brazil continues Investigations over six teenage students killed by unknown gunmen.

Amidst the rage wave that seems to be hitting every country, we still understand that we all need to still believe and hold on to the belief that there’s a huge capacity for good inside everyone of us. Brazil happens to be the next country that was hit by this. Police has condemned the incident […]

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5 Workers apprehended in connection with Brazil dam collapse.

Five engineers, including two working for a German company, were arrested in Brazil on Tuesday as part of a probe into a deadly dam collapse last week at a mine in the country’s southeast, officials said. Three of the engineers work for Vale, the owner of the mine, and were directly involved in the process […]

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INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY – What was the Holocaust

WHAT WAS THE HOLOCAUST? The Holocaust was the state-sponsored mass murder of 12 million people — 6 million of them Jews — by Nazi Germany under Hitler over more than a decade leading up to and during World War II. Nearly two out of three Jews living in Europe at the time were killed by […]

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