Protests erupt across Brazil

Protests broke out in 15 cities across Brazil today in an outcry against the government’s 20-year austerity plan.

Advice For Travellers

The spending cap will be signed off on December 15, and there may be more protests across the country. To minimize safety risk, always avoid areas of large public gatherings or demonstrations. Even peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly escalate and become violent.

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