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  World Cup 2014 gets security boost  Brazil: Brazil has announced a security boost of around 70,000 officers to police this year's football World Cup   Colombia troops to patrol Bogota Map of Bogota Colombia  Colombia is deploying troops in the capital, Bogota, following violent protests in support of a strike by small-scale farmers Rio slum dwellers join peace run  Rio de Janeiro: Police officers and celebrities in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro joined about 1,500 residents in a race through a shantytown to celebrate... Brazil police storm illegal slum  Sao Paulo: Brazilian riot police have stormed an illegal settlement of landless workers in Sao Paulo state to reclaim the land for its private owners   State of emergency extended in capital  Ecuador: Authorities extended a state of emergency indefinitely, an action that mobilizes the military to be in charge of securing the country instead of the police   State of emergency in Ecuador extended
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B. 2015-08-15 Ecuador's president declares state of emergency as volcano belches ash Cotopaxi, Ecuador
C. 2015-03-06 Brazil's Petrobras scandal deepens Brazil
D. 2014-02-20 World Cup 2014 gets security boost Brazil
4. 2013-08-30 Colombia troops to patrol Bogota Bogota, Colombia
F. 2012-05-27 Rio slum dwellers join peace run Rio de Janeiro
G. 2012-01-22 Brazil police storm illegal slum Sao Paulo
7. 2010-10-10 State of emergency extended in capital Ecuador
I. 2010-10-05 State of emergency in Ecuador extended Ecuador
2010-09-30 Ecuador declares state of emergency Quito, Ecuador

Brazil's Petrobras scandal deepens
Ecuador's president declares state of emergency as volcano belches ash Map of Cotopaxi Ecuador

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  President Rafael Correa has declared a state of emergency over increasing activity in the Cotopaxi volcano near the capital of Quito
  Supreme Court has approved the investigation of dozens of politicians for their involvement in a kickback scheme at the state-run firm

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  The investigators watch videos and review photographs to identify officers involved in last week's police uprising
Sep.30   Ecuador declares state of emergency Map of Quito Ecuador
  Ecuador's government teetered on the verge of collapse, as police took to the streets of Quito, the capital, and physically attacked the president
 President Rafael Correa accuses the opposition and the security forces of a 'coup attempt'

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Sep.22   Hondurans surround Brazil embassy
   Honduras: Honduran security forces are patrolling the area in the capital after clashes with supporters of ousted president Manuel Zelaya Jun.8   Peru sets curfew after deadly clashes  A nervous calm settled over Peru, 3 days after clashes between indigenous citizens and national police left more than 30 dead

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Sep.14 Morales struggling to control Bolivia
  President Morales struggled to assert control as protesters set fire to a town hall and blockaded highways in opposition-controlled provinces
Sep.12 'State of siege' declared Map of Pando Bolivia  Bolivia: Bolivian authorities declared a state of siege to begin at midnight in the eastern department of Pando, which has been the site of recent unrest Jan.30 Police crisis before carnival  Rio de Janeiro: The police force in the city is facing a crisis after dozens of senior officers offered their resignations just days before the carnival

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May.22 Formal probe for shooting by police  Sao Paulo: Prosecutors have begun a formal probe into the 100 deaths in a wave of violence in the state

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Nov.11   Police chief resigns amid scandal  Colombia: National Police Chief Gen. Teodoro Campo and his 4 closest deputies resign amid corruption scandal

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