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AllAfrica.com
5 Takeaways From the Global Nutrition Reportother's successes. For instance, over the past year the Centre of Excellence Ag
5 Takeaways From the Global Nutrition Report
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other's successes. For instance, over the past year the Centre of Excellence Against Hunger - run jointly by WFP and the Brazilian government - has arranged for Ghana, Liberia, Ethiopia and Kenya to visit Brazil and learn from the Brazilian... Read more
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DW
Rio's refugee team |New Brazilian government suspends plans to welcome Syrian refugees 26.06.2016
Rio's refugee team |
DW / Posted 4 hours ago
New Brazilian government suspends plans to welcome Syrian refugees 26.06.2016 Under the new government, Brazil is abandoning plans to accept more Syrian refugees. Some fear the move will complicate the lives of the 2,200 Syrians who have already... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Olympic Watersport Athletes Need to Follow This Advicetry to avoid the terrible sickness that may come from spending time in or on th
Olympic Watersport Athletes Need to Follow This Advice
Popular Science Australia / Posted 22 hours ago
try to avoid the terrible sickness that may come from spending time in or on the water. The Rio Olympic Committee and the Brazilian government, which have known since 2009 that this year's Olympics would happen in Rio, promised to clean the water... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity, tensionsBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity, tensions
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their color. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity and tensionsBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity and tensions
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their color. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
In Rio's bulldozed —favelas,— echoes of America's shantytownspromise from the mayor of Rio to rebuild their houses on the same site. Like t
In Rio's bulldozed —favelas,— echoes of America's shantytowns
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
promise from the mayor of Rio to rebuild their houses on the same site. Like their American counterparts decades earlier, Brazilian government officials and private developers have disparaged the poor as a tactic to deny them their rights to the... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Rio Olympics will showcase Brazil’s diversity — and tensionsBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Rio Olympics will showcase Brazil’s diversity — and tensions
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their color. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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Japan Today
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensions ‹ Japan TodayBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensions ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their color. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Rio Olympics will showcase Brazil�s diversity � and tensionsBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Rio Olympics will showcase Brazil�s diversity � and tensions
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their color. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensionsBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensions
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their colour. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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CTV News
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensionsBrasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action pro
Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensions
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
Brasilia, identical twins applied for admission under an affirmative-action program. Only one was judged to be black. The Brazilian government in a household survey in 1976 asked people to describe their colour. It came up with 136 descriptions... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brazil expected to net $200m from #Rio2016 touristsat first, they would contribute to more tourists coming to the country in the f
Brazil expected to net $200m from #Rio2016 tourists
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
at first, they would contribute to more tourists coming to the country in the future, especially Rio de Janeiro. The Brazilian government has expected around 500 000 foreign visitors to come to Rio de Janeiro to experience the Olympic... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Rio drug dealers using Olympic rings to sell cocaineare indeed serving as a catalyst for local business — just not in the way you m
Rio drug dealers using Olympic rings to sell cocaine
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
are indeed serving as a catalyst for local business — just not in the way you might expect. And probably not in the way the Brazilian government envisioned, because it’s not legal business. Apparently drug dealers in Rio de Janeiro are taking... Read more
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Breitbart
Rio de Janeiro Olympics Watch: Military Police Grope, Kidnap, Rob Jiu-Jitsu Championpolice surveillance of a gunshot wound. In the process of liberating Fat Family
Rio de Janeiro Olympics Watch: Military Police Grope, Kidnap, Rob Jiu-Jitsu Champion
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
police surveillance of a gunshot wound. In the process of liberating Fat Family, gunmen shot a nurse and killed a patient. Brazilian government officials have responded to the violence by arguing that tourists coming for the Olympics will be safe,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Big name athletes pull out of the Olympics over Zika concernsabout the Zika virus. Some people seem to be convinced the virus has made going
Big name athletes pull out of the Olympics over Zika concerns
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
about the Zika virus. Some people seem to be convinced the virus has made going to the Olympics too dangerous. The Brazilian government and Olympics officials have insisted the games will be safe. Jason Day, the top-ranked golfer in the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
In Rio's bulldozed —favelas,— echoes of America's shantytownspromise from the mayor of Rio to rebuild their houses on the same site. Like t
In Rio's bulldozed —favelas,— echoes of America's shantytowns
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
promise from the mayor of Rio to rebuild their houses on the same site. Like their American counterparts decades earlier, Brazilian government officials and private developers have disparaged the poor as a tactic to deny them their rights to the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli-Trained Brazilian Forces to Secure Rio OlympicsJaneiro following a campaign by Palestine solidarity activists,” Silver wrote.
Israeli-Trained Brazilian Forces to Secure Rio Olympics
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
Janeiro following a campaign by Palestine solidarity activists,” Silver wrote. ISDS had indeed won the contract with the Brazilian government “to coordinate security” for the Games in October 2014, the blog conceded. “But on 8 April a division... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Facebook, Twitter co-operated with Brazil probe of alleged militantssympathetic to the Islamic State militant group. Facebook Login Page. Picture:
Facebook, Twitter co-operated with Brazil probe of alleged militants
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
sympathetic to the Islamic State militant group. Facebook Login Page. Picture: Facebook. Brazil,Facebook,terrorist attack,Brazilian government BRASILIA – The judge overseeing the probe that led to the arrest last week of suspected Islamist... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Athletes arriving for Rio Olympics find plumbing, electrical issuesand ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on t
Athletes arriving for Rio Olympics find plumbing, electrical issues
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
and ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on the street. But during the games, the Brazilian government said 47,000 police officers and 38,000 soldiers will be on patrol in Rio — twice the size of the... Read more
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CBS News
Athletes arriving for Rio Olympics find plumbing, electrical issuesand ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on t
Athletes arriving for Rio Olympics find plumbing, electrical issues
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
and ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on the street. But during the games, the Brazilian government said 47,000 police officers and 38,000 soldiers will be on patrol in Rio -- twice the size of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Foreign leaders confirm presence at Olympic opening ceremony - newkerala.com #94873is among 45 foreign leaders to have confirmed their presence at the Olympic Gam
Foreign leaders confirm presence at Olympic opening ceremony - newkerala.com #94873
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
is among 45 foreign leaders to have confirmed their presence at the Olympic Games opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian government has said. Others to commit to the August 5 event include Mauricio Macri (Argentina), Juan Manuel Santos... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Olympism - Ambassador Nelson Cosme Ensures Conditions for Angolan Missionas well as lectures related to the 40th anniversary of national independence.
Olympism - Ambassador Nelson Cosme Ensures Conditions for Angolan Mission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
as well as lectures related to the 40th anniversary of national independence. As for security, he stressed that the Brazilian government, in charge of the event, has held permanent meetings so that nothing is missing for the success of the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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iol.co.za
Landless Amazon farmers get title deedsfuelling deforestation, poverty, migration and conflict, USAID said. In an eff
Landless Amazon farmers get title deeds
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
fuelling deforestation, poverty, migration and conflict, USAID said. In an effort to address some of these problems, the Brazilian government launched a programme in 2009 to give small-scale farmers title deeds. Since then, about 20 000 title... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Brazil Arrests 10 In Alleged Olympics Terror Plotand ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on t
Brazil Arrests 10 In Alleged Olympics Terror Plot
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 8 days ago
and ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on the street. But during the games, the Brazilian government said 47,000 police officers and 38,000 soldiers will be on patrol in Rio — twice the size of the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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Daily Journal
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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Daily Record
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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York Daily Record
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympicscommunications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone
10 arrested for allegedly planning attack involving Rio Olympics
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
communications including messages sent and received from WhatsApp, a smartphone application that has drawn the ire of the Brazilian government. WhatsApp has been shut down by judicial order multiple times in Brazil in recent months, barring mobile... Read more
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CBS News
Brazil arrests 10 in alleged Olympics terror plotand ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on t
Brazil arrests 10 in alleged Olympics terror plot
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
and ended up killing a patient, and some Olympic athletes have been mugged on the street. But during the games, the Brazilian government said 47,000 police officers and 38,000 soldiers will be on patrol in Rio -- twice the size of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Title deeds to Amazon farms give thousands of Brazil's landless new futurefuelling deforestation, poverty, migration and conflict, USAID said. In an eff
Title deeds to Amazon farms give thousands of Brazil's landless new future
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
fuelling deforestation, poverty, migration and conflict, USAID said. In an effort to address some of these problems, the Brazilian government launched a programme in 2009 to give small-scale farmers title deeds. Since then, about 20,000 title... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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My EastText
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
My EastText / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threatsmore than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular b
Rio Olympics: Brazil weighs jihadi threats
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
more than two weeks before the opening ceremonies, troops appeared on popular beaches, including Copacabana. The Brazilian government confirmed to CNN that four people were rejected for Olympic accreditation because of suspected links to... Read more
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