Brazil Fights War against Gangs In Brazil, residents are engrossed by a war of their own. They call it "The War of Rio de Janeiro" in which organized gangs appear bent on destroying tourism. Many believe it's payback for a police crackdown on drug gangs. NPR's Martin Kaste reports.
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In Brazil, residents are engrossed by a war of their own. They call it "The War of Rio de Janeiro" in which organized gangs appear bent on destroying tourism. Many believe it's payback for a police crackdown on drug gangs. NPR's Martin Kaste reports.