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Security alert: Violent attacks continue in Rio Grande do Norte

Event: Rio Grande do Norte reported violent attacks in more than 35 municipalities across the state over the course of four consecutive nights resulting in disruption to basic services. Criminal elements have targeted public infrastructure, including municipal buses and offices, and private property.  U.S. government personnel are directed to avoid travel to the state of ...
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Recife Security Alert: Violent attacks in Rio Grande do Norte

Event:  On March 14, 2023, the state of Rio Grande do Norte experienced a second consecutive night of violence with attacks by criminals on public buildings, stores, cars, buses, and bank branches, among other locations in at least 15 cities. The state government suspended services in basic health units, public schools and universities suspended classes, and ...
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U.S. Embassy and Consulates Announce Names of Honorees for Brazilian Women Making a Difference Award 

This recognition is awarded to women who have excelled in their communities   Brasilia, March 10, 2023: In commemoration of International Women’s Month, the Embassy and Consulates of the United States in Brazil announce, on Friday (10), the name of the seven Brazilian women honored with the Brazilian Women Making a Difference award 2023. Their boldness ...
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