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Carnival celebrations begin in Brazil

Six million people expected on the streets for world famous Mardi Gras festival, before Lent officially begins.
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2013 10:51

Celebrations for Brazil's world-famous Carnival have started in Rio de Janeiro. Six million people are expected on the streets for the world famous Mardi Gras festival, before Lent officially begins.

Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo joined the party.

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