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Sao Paulo, Rio mayors reverse fare price hikes

VOLATILE SITUATION:Protesters demanding better services for the high taxes they pay blocked highways, while organizers called for more mass demonstrations


Police said they would not allow protesters to interrupt the game.

Soldiers from Brazil’s elite National Force have been sent to Fortaleza, Rio, Belo Horizonte, Salvador and Brasilia to bolster security during tournament games.

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