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Riot Police Stand Ready to Expel Residents of Horto

Members of Rio's BpChq "Choque" Battalion stand ready to enforce a government order to evict members of the Horto community. Rio's government has been removing residents of favelas despite some residents living there for longer than 50 years. Text in background says "Changes"

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Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2017, 9:33 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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