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BC-LT--Brazil-Carnival V, 0404

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A series of muggings, armed robberies and confrontations during Rio de Janeiro's Carnival celebrations are underscoring the deteriorating security situation in the city.
TV Globo on Wednesday showed videos of gunfire between rival drug gangs, teenagers punching tourists ...