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Rio Police Protest Financial Disaster With 'Welcome To Hell' Sign At Rio Int'l Airport

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 06 / 30 / 16

Just weeks ahead of the Olympic Games, "police helicopters are grounded, patrol cars are parked and Rio de Janeiro’s security forces are so pressed for funds that some have to beg for donations of pens, cleaning supplies and even toilet paper, fueling worries about safety at the world’s ...

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