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Conflict kills innocent in Brazil

During a Thursday in May 2017, the Special Police Operations Battalion (Bope), carried out an operation against drug trafficking in a favela in Rio de Janeiro, known as Cidade de Deus, police received the information indicating a A drug dealer who lived in a house on the site, they went in and shot the head of the young man of 17 years, Douglas dos Santos, who was sleeping with his father and brother in bed, in the photo I did the portrait of his father, Edmar 65-year-old barber and behind him the bloodstained shot that Douglas received in his sleep. According to locals, Douglas was just a young man selling candy at the traffic light. Douglas died after a few weeks in a coma.

TAGS: Brazil, People, Poverty, War

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Recife, Brazil
Member since 2017
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© Diego George Herculano Cabral de Barros.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
Total Views: 26
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: July 14, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f3.2
ISO: ISO8000
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PHOTO LOCATION Rio de Janeiro, Brazil