2013-08-14 17:18:17

Missing laborer in Brazil highlights disappearances amid police crackdown in favelas

Today marks one month since Brazilian laborer Amarildo de Souza disappeared after being taken for questioning by police in Rio De Janeiro’s Rochina favela. The case has sparked protests and social media campaigns across Brazil. Residents and human rights advocates say it highlights the high number of disappearances in the area. FSRN’s Sam Cowie reports.


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