Rio de Janeiro: Wildfire Threatens Olympic Venues In Brazil.

Olympic athletes are fleeing sports venues in Brazil as a wildfire threatens lives and properties. The surging bushfire has taken hold at the Deodoro parkland area in the city’s west. This location is where the mountain bike stadium, canoe slalom course and BMX track are located. Image shows athletes from Spain warming up in a … Continue reading Rio de Janeiro: Wildfire Threatens Olympic Venues In Brazil.

Police In Brazil Arrest 10 In Alleged Terror Plot.

RIO DE JANEIRO: Current reports from Brazil say police have ordered on Thursday, an arrest and indefinite detention of 12 people alleged to owe allegiance to the dreaded Islamic State group (ISIS). Image: Rio de Janeiro, location for 2016 Olympics. The suspects are accused to have held a forum on social media where they discussed … Continue reading Police In Brazil Arrest 10 In Alleged Terror Plot.

Prime Suspect In Brazil’s 33-Man Gang Rape Arrested.

Brazilian police have reportedly arrested a first suspect out of the 33 men who allegedly gang-raped a 16-year-old girl in Rio de Janeiro. Initial reports put the total number at 3o men. Hundreds of Brazilians protest in front of the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro on 27 May 2016. At least 70 military police … Continue reading Prime Suspect In Brazil’s 33-Man Gang Rape Arrested.