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August 19, 2011

Brazil must urgently improve the health services available to women during and after pregnancy, Amnesty International said today, after a United Nations body determined the country failed to preven...

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August 19, 2011
A landmark UN decision has found that Brazil discriminated against a pregnant Afro-descendant woman and failed to prevent her death.
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August 16, 2011
An armed ambush that killed a judge near Rio de Janeiro highlights the city's high level of criminality and police corruption.

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