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Porto Alegre: Municipality in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Porto Alegre is the capital and largest city of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. Its population of 1,481,019 inhabitants (2016) makes it the twelfth most populous city in the country and the centre of Brazil's fifth largest metropolitan area, with 4,405,760 inhabitants (2010). The city is the southernmost capital city of a Brazilian state.

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Protests erupt in Brazil after black man beaten to death by supermarket security [Video]

Protests erupt in Brazil after black man beaten to death by supermarket security

People protested in a Carrefour supermarket in Rio de Janeiro after the death of a Black man beaten by white security guards at another branch in Porto Alegre. The killing has sparked outrage on social..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

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