Brazil: A Country of Paradoxes and Contrasts

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Indeed, the World Cup Soccer 2014 and the summer Olympics 2016 will be held in the country of South America. With these great events that will be presented in Brazilian soil, crime remains a concern for the political authorities.
Indeed, at the end of the 20th century, Brazil was among the top 10 most dangerous countries in the world . Poor regions of Brazil have long been left to themselves and political instability is installed. The population of these favelas dominated by cartels have benefited from government inaction to take control of these risky areas. With major sporting events that will be presented during the next few years , Brazil has decided to address these issues and reduce the level of crime in the country to ensure the safety of millions of tourists who walk the Brazilian soil . This issue is of concern and that is why it is important to understand the magnitude that represents the crime in this country in South America .In order to understand the phenomenon of insecurity, we will need to look at the country’s history that made him one of the most dangerous state in the world. Then, we will analyze the main reasons that caused this increasing insecurity and to finish we will look at the different means used by the Brasilian government to improve and stabilize the criminality in the favelas.

The Brazil remains a country of paradoxes and contrasts, where wealth and…
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