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The wreckage of a bus burnt down by traffickers remains on Avenida Brasil in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on May 2, 2017. 
Two suspected drug gang members were killed Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro when police intervened to stop clashes between rival factions and a wave of bus burnings and lootings. Police blamed rival drug gangs for the surge of violence in and around a slum lying along Avenida Brasil, one of the city's main arteries. / AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA        (Photo credit should read YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)
The wreckage of a bus burnt down by traffickers remains on Avenida Brasil in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on May 2, 2017. 
Two suspected drug gang members were killed Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro when police intervened to stop clashes between rival factions and a wave of bus burnings and lootings. Police blamed rival drug gangs for the surge of violence in and around a slum lying along Avenida Brasil, one of the city's main arteries. / AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA        (Photo credit should read YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

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Dos muertos, 45 detenidos y 32 fusiles de asalto incautados tras la intervención de la policía militar para frenar enfrentamientos entre grupos criminales rivales que reaccionaron incendiando autobuses y camiones. La inseguridad crece en Río de Janeiro ante la crisis económica que afecta la capacidad del Estado para hacer frente al crimen.

Violencia en favelas de Río de Janeiro evidencia incapacidad del Estado

Dos muertos, 45 detenidos y 32 fusiles de asalto incautados tras la intervención de la policía militar para frenar enfrentamientos entre grupos criminales rivales que reaccionaron incendiando autobuses y camiones. La inseguridad crece en Río de Janeiro ante la crisis económica que afecta la capacidad del Estado para hacer frente al crimen.