Soldiers maintain their blockade of the Bahian state legislature building, where striking police officers and their families are holed up, in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday Feb. 7, 2012.
February 8, 2012. Morgue workers remove the body of a man killed during a shooting from the crime scene at Itinga neighborhood in Salvador, Brazil. About one-third of Bahia state’s 30,000 patrolling police went on strike last week. During the strike the murder rate in Salvador, the nation’s third-largest city, doubled.
©2012 AP Photo/Felipe Dana
Soldiers stand guard at Armacao beach in the Bahian capital of Salvador, Brazil, Friday Feb. 10, 2012.