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Special military police shock troops patrol near the Vila Kennedy favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on February 23, 2018.
More than 3,000 soldiers supported Rio de Janeiro police Friday in a sweep of three violence-plagued favelas in the west of the Brazilian city, officials said. Brazilian President Michel Temer handed the military full control of security in Rio de Janeiro, in an increasingly desperate fight to tame runaway gang violence.  / AFP PHOTO / Carl DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
Special military police shock troops patrol near the Vila Kennedy favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on February 23, 2018.
More than 3,000 soldiers supported Rio de Janeiro police Friday in a sweep of three violence-plagued favelas in the west of the Brazilian city, officials said. Brazilian President Michel Temer handed the military full control of security in Rio de Janeiro, in an increasingly desperate fight to tame runaway gang violence.  / AFP PHOTO / Carl DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

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El decreto para militarizar la zona fue aprobado por ambas cámaras del país. Para el analista Pedro Brieger, en las últimas semanas no han ocurrido hechos de violencia que permitan pensar que era necesario "tomar medidas tan extremas".

Brieger: ¿Vale la pena militarizar el estado de Río de Janeiro en Brasil?

El decreto para militarizar la zona fue aprobado por ambas cámaras del país. Para el analista Pedro Brieger, en las últimas semanas no han ocurrido hechos de violencia que permitan pensar que era necesario "tomar medidas tan extremas".