Rocinha – Brazilian police invade Rio’s biggest slum

More than 3,000 police and soldiers backed by armored personnel carriers raced into Brazil’s biggest slum before dawn Sunday, quickly gaining control of a shantytown ruled for decades by a heavily armed drug gang.

Photos after the jump!

5 Responses to “Rocinha – Brazilian police invade Rio’s biggest slum”

  1. omar lopez says:

    hi, i saw many of yours pics and i would to know why kind of lens are you using? because your pics have a black frame in many pics and that is lovely, and the bokeh in very nice thaks

  2. Jerome says:

    Guten Tag, interessanter Blog Eintrag, stand genau das drin was ich gesucht hatte. Gruß

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  4. Annalisa Marchionna says:

    thanks for sharing your shots!

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