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August 2, 2016

A shocking 103 percent increase in police killings in Rio de Janeiro between April and June of 2016 and 2015 has shattered any chance of a positive legacy to the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, said...

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July 27, 2016

Forty body bags, representing the number of people killed by the police in May 2016 in Rio de Janeiro were displayed in front of the Local Organizing Committee for the Rio 2016 Olympics by Amnesty...

Press Release
July 5, 2016

Amnesty International is launching a new app to document the use of firearms in Rio de Janeiro before the 2016 Olympic Games.

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