Brazil Prison Riot Leaves 9 Dead

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — Nine inmates were killed, 14 were injured and dozens escaped in a prison riot on Monday, the national news media reported. It was the latest example of Brazil’s difficulties maintaining control over its notoriously violent penal system.

Read more: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/01/world/americas/brazil-prison-riot.html

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