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Brazilian police put down prison riot after deadly weekend - Deutsche Welle;

Brazilian police put down prison riot after deadly weekend - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleBrazilian police put down prison riot after deadly weekendDeutsche WelleSWAT teams have quelled a riot at a prison where an uprising left 26 inmates dead over the weekend. Brazil has been hit by a series of prison revolts that have left some 140 inmates dead since the start of the year. Alcacuz Gefängnis Revolte Aufstand ...and more »

Brazil Police Chase Inmates Off Jail Roof After Killings - NDTV;

Brazil Police Chase Inmates Off Jail Roof After Killings - NDTV

NDTVBrazil Police Chase Inmates Off Jail Roof After KillingsNDTVNatal: Brazilian police on Monday cleared dozens of inmates from the roof of a jail struck by the latest in a string of prison massacres. Authorities thought inmates at the Alcacuz jail near the northeastern city of Natal were under control following ...and more »

Another Prison Massacre in Brazil - Modern Tokyo Times;

Another Prison Massacre in Brazil - Modern Tokyo Times

Modern Tokyo TimesAnother Prison Massacre in BrazilModern Tokyo TimesThe government of Brazil needs to formulate new policies to stem recent grim massacres inside prisons that are obviously out of control. According to the latest massacre, another thirty prisoners were mainly beheaded or burnt alive. This follows on ...and more »

Inmates Beheaded in Brazil Prison Riot - Financial Tribune;

Inmates Beheaded in Brazil Prison Riot - Financial Tribune

Financial TribuneInmates Beheaded in Brazil Prison RiotFinancial TribuneTwenty-seven inmates were killed in a Brazilian prison riot that broke out on Saturday, adding to chaos in a penitentiary system in which some 140 inmates have died in gang warfare since the start of the year. Members of a drug gang started the clash ...and more »

Brazil aims to build 30 prisons this year to tackle crisis: Temer - Reuters;

Brazil aims to build 30 prisons this year to tackle crisis: Temer - Reuters

ReutersBrazil aims to build 30 prisons this year to tackle crisis: TemerReutersBrazil's President Michel Temer, gestures during an interview with Reuters at his office in Brasilia, Brazil, January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Adriano Machado. By Daniel Flynn and Maria Pia Palermo | BRASILIA. BRASILIA Brazil aims to build nearly 30 prisons ...and more »

Latest Brazil Prison Riot Signals Emerging Security Crisis - Insightcrime.org;

Latest Brazil Prison Riot Signals Emerging Security Crisis - Insightcrime.org

Insightcrime.orgLatest Brazil Prison Riot Signals Emerging Security CrisisInsightcrime.orgA new round of violence in Brazil's prisons is reviving concerns that ongoing problems in the penitentiary system could have implications for the country's broader security situation. Twenty-six prisoners were killed January 15 in the prison of Alcaçuz ...and more »

Brazil sees new uprising at prison where 26 killed over weekend - Press TV;

Brazil sees new uprising at prison where 26 killed over weekend - Press TV

Press TVBrazil sees new uprising at prison where 26 killed over weekendPress TVCorpses are being removed in the Alcacuz Penitentiary after a fight between rival gangs near Natal in the Brazilian northeastern state of Rio Grande do Norte, on January 15, 2017. (Photo by AFP). A new uprising has broken out at a prison in ...and more »

Prison massacres (and beheading) continues in Brazil, this time 30 inmates in Natal - MercoPress;

Prison massacres (and beheading) continues in Brazil, this time 30 inmates in Natal - MercoPress

MercoPressPrison massacres (and beheading) continues in Brazil, this time 30 inmates in NatalMercoPressThe Alcacuz prison, just outside the state capital Natal, was built for a maximum of 620 inmates but currently houses 1,083, the state justice department said. The latest in a string of brutal prison massacres involving suspected gang members in Brazil ...and more »

Police report a new riot in Brazil prison where 26 were slaughtered over weekend - Fox News;

Police report a new riot in Brazil prison where 26 were slaughtered over weekend - Fox News

Fox NewsPolice report a new riot in Brazil prison where 26 were slaughtered over weekendFox NewsJust hours after a deadly riot at a Brazilian prison was contained, authorities are reporting a new uprising Monday involving rival gangs of prisoners, Reuters is reporting. ADVERTISEMENT. The new riot broke out at the same prison where 26 inmates were ...and more »

Prisoners occupy roof of Brazil jail after massacre - Guardian;

Prisoners occupy roof of Brazil jail after massacre - Guardian

GuardianPrisoners occupy roof of Brazil jail after massacreGuardianInmates stand on the prison roof waving a flag that reads “We want peace but don't run away from war” during a rebellion in Alcacuz Penitentiary Center near Natal, Rio Grande do Norte state, northeastern Brazil on January 16, 2017. The latest in a ...and more »

At Least 26 Dead in RN Riot; Brazil Homicide Count at 134 - Folha de S.Paulo;

At Least 26 Dead in RN Riot; Brazil Homicide Count at 134 - Folha de S.Paulo

Folha de S.PauloAt Least 26 Dead in RN Riot; Brazil Homicide Count at 134Folha de S.PauloAt least 16 inmates died on Saturday (14) when a riot broke out at the Alcaçuz prison, in Natal's metropolitan region. The prison is the largest in the country. The information was released by the Rio Grande do Norte public security secretary. With the ...and more »

Brazil sees renewed violence at prison where 26 were killed over the weekend - The Guardian;

Brazil sees renewed violence at prison where 26 were killed over the weekend - The Guardian

The GuardianBrazil sees renewed violence at prison where 26 were killed over the weekendThe GuardianInmates stand on the roof during a rebellion at the Alcaçuz prison on 16 January, about 15 miles from the state capital of Natal. Photograph: Andressa Anholete/AFP/Getty Images. Brazil. Brazil sees renewed violence at prison where 26 were killed over ...and more »

Drugs, riots corrupt Brazil's prisons - KCCI Des Moines;

Drugs, riots corrupt Brazil's prisons - KCCI Des Moines

KCCI Des MoinesDrugs, riots corrupt Brazil's prisonsKCCI Des MoinesAs Brazil's beleaguered prisons continue to face problems involving drugs, corruption, escapes and riots, the pressure is on the government to fix what some analysts say are systemic and structural failures of the prison system. Advertisement. This ...and more »

Death toll rises in latest prison violence in Brazil - africanews;

Death toll rises in latest prison violence in Brazil - africanews

africanewsDeath toll rises in latest prison violence in BrazilafricanewsAt least 27 inmates have now thought to have died in the latest violence to erupt in a Brazilian prison. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. The death toll is three times what was originally reported by the authorities who have warned it could go ...and more »

26 Killed In Latest Brazil Jail Bloodbath - TOLOnews;

26 Killed In Latest Brazil Jail Bloodbath - TOLOnews

TOLOnews26 Killed In Latest Brazil Jail BloodbathTOLOnewsThe bloodbath erupted Saturday night in the overcrowded Alcacuz prison in the northeastern state of Rio Grande do Norte. Thumbnail. The latest in a string of brutal prison massacres involving suspected gang members in Brazil has killed 26 inmates, most ...and more »

Brazil prison violence continues unabated, kills 32 - China.org.cn;

Brazil prison violence continues unabated, kills 32 - China.org.cn

China.org.cnBrazil prison violence continues unabated, kills 32China.org.cnAt least 32 prisoners are dead, several decapitated, and some 28 are on the lam following two separate incidents at Brazilian prisons, authorities reported on Sunday. At least 32 prisoners are dead, several decapitated, and some 28 are on the lam ...and more »

Source: Death toll from Brazil prison riot tops 30 - Eyewitness News;

Source: Death toll from Brazil prison riot tops 30 - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsSource: Death toll from Brazil prison riot tops 30Eyewitness NewsThe death toll has risen to least 30 inmates in a prison riot in Brazil's northeastern region that broke out late on Saturday. This grab from TV Ponta Negra taken on 14 January 2017 of the Alcacuz Penitentiary Center near Natal, Rio Grande do Norte ...and more »

Dozens killed and wounded in Alcacuz prison riot - Aljazeera.com;

Dozens killed and wounded in Alcacuz prison riot - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comDozens killed and wounded in Alcacuz prison riotAljazeera.comPresident Michel Temer says he is following developments after fresh outbreak of violence at overcrowded facility. 16 Jan 2017 04:33 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...and more »

At Least 26 Inmates Killed in Brazilian Prison Riot - KTLA;

At Least 26 Inmates Killed in Brazilian Prison Riot - KTLA

KTLAAt Least 26 Inmates Killed in Brazilian Prison RiotKTLACorpses are being removed from the Alcacuz Penitentiary after a fight between rival gangs left at least 30 prisoners dead January 15, 2017. (Credit: Andressa Anholete/AFP/Getty Images). ×. At Least 26 Inmates Killed in Brazilian Prison Riot. Corpses ...and more »

Inmates beheaded as at least 10 dead as rival gangs fight in Brazil prison - Irish Independent;

Inmates beheaded as at least 10 dead as rival gangs fight in Brazil prison - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentInmates beheaded as at least 10 dead as rival gangs fight in Brazil prisonIrish IndependentFighting between rival gangs in a prison in northern Brazil has reportedly left at least 10 inmates dead, three of them beheaded, in the latest in a series of massacres in the country's jails. News website Folha de Sao Paulo said the afternoon riot ...and more »