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Landslides caused by heavy rains killed at least 50 people in the coastal city of Angra dos Reis, 150km from Rio de Janeiro, on the night of December 31st, 2009. Approx. 30 died at the pousada (hostel) Sankay, on the island of Ilha Grande, while another 20 died in the favela of Morro da Carioca, above the city center.

 

Here, rescuers are looking for corpses in the rumbles of Morro da Carioca.

 

Merci de lire les explications en début d'album et de parcourir les photos par ordre chronologique / Please read the explanation at the beginning of the set and view the pictures in chronological order.

 

Part of Landslides in Angra

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Taken on January 1, 2010