View Full Version : Severe Rio violence 2 weeks after city wins Olympics

10-17-2009, 08:04 PM
FARK: Gangs shoot down police helicopter in Rio de Janeiro. Unclear if this will be included as skeet shooting event in 2016 Olympics

This should be quite a spectacle, folks... I think we'll see some serious police attention given to the criminals during the run-up to the Olympics..

Link to AP story (http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/L/LT_BRAZIL_VIOLENCE?SITE=WIMIL&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT)