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At least two people were killed and one seriously injured in police operations in favelas in Rio de Janeiro on 8 and 9 September. Two boys, aged 13 and 16, were shot dead and a 33-year-old woman was shot in the face and is in grave condition. Residents of one favela report that police operations are still ongoing, with heavy shooting.
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The girl who became pregnant after she was raped, allegedly by her step father, was essentially forced to give birth. It is a tragic reminder Paraguay must repeal its draconian anti-abortion law!...