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Photos: World cup protest turns violent in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Updated 9:19 AM ET, Sun January 26, 2014
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People help a family out of a burning car after it drove over a barricade set on fire by protesters on Saturday, January 25. Brazil saw nationwide demonstrations against staging the World Cup after activists from the protest group Anonymous went on social media calling for action. While most of the protests in other Brazilian cities remained peaceful, the Sao Paulo event turned violent. Victor Moriyama/Getty Images
Police guard a bank during demonstrations. Victor Moriyama/Getty Images
Protesters break the windows of a bank during demonstrations on January 25. Victor Moriyama/Getty Images
People take part in the "Nao Vai Ter Copa" ("You are not going to have the Cup") protest along Avenue Paulista in Sao Paulo. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
An aerial view of the protestors along Sao Paulo's Avenue Paulista. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
A man wearing a gas mask participates in the protest. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
A civil guard car is attacked by demonstrators. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
Demonstrators attack and set fire to a bank. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
Demonstrators stand on top of an overturned garbage container. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
A protester throws debris at a line of ATMs. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
Police arrest demonstrators during the protest. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images
People walk among tables and chairs trashed during the protest. Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images