Crackdown on Rio violence

Last updated 12:12 29/11/2010

Security forces in Brazil arrest an alleged drug lord in part of crackdown in Rio de Janeiro. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Authorities have cracked down on violence in Rio which has dominated the city's streets of late.

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