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Migrating violence in the Caucasus

The Chechen insurgency has been pushed into neighboring republics.


  Pacifying Rio

In anticipation of the 2014 World Cup in Rio, Brazil has begun an aggressive program to reduce crime in Rio’s favelas. Officials call it ‚Äúpacification,” a full-scale military operation to run out the drug dealers and bring in more police, while other call it a superficial solution.

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