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Kidnapped journalist in Brazil TV plea
A Brazilian TV station has broadcast a video of the demands of one of the country's most powerful criminal gangs after they kidnapped one of the channel's reporters.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2006 16:40 GMT
Brazil probes police role in gang riots
The authorities in Sao Paulo are investigating charges of police abuses and summary executions during last week's gang violence that killed about 170 people.
Last updated: 24 May 2006 06:48 GMT
More killed in Brazil violence
Police in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo say they have shot dead 14 suspected criminals in continued clashes with gang members.
Last updated: 19 May 2006 01:54 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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