Brazil's airports not yet ready for World Cup

Thousands of tourists are set to descend on Brazil in June, yet many of country's airports are running behind schedule.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2014 18:24
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Thousands of tourists will head to Brazil for June's World Cup and more than a million Brazilian football fans will criss-cross the country to watch matches.

However, with the clock counting down, many airports in the host cities appear to be running behind schedule.

Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports from Brasillia.



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