Death prompts violent protests in Brazil

Violent protests rocks Rio and Sao Paulo as protesters accuse police of unlawfully killing a young man.

    There have been violent protests in two major cities in Brazil after the death of a local TV performer. Demonstrators accuse the police of unlawfully killing the man, something the police deny. The unrest comes as Brazil gears up to host the football World Cup.

    Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid explains.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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