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Despite Protests, World Cup Excitement Building in Brazili
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June 10, 2014 12:06 AM
With days to go until the start of football’s (soccer’s) World Cup tournament, excitement is building in host country Brazil. This, despite a transit strike in Sao Paulo, the site of the opening match, and social discontent in parts of the country. VOA's Scott Bobb reports from Rio de Janeiro.

Despite Protests, World Cup Excitement Building in Brazil

Published June 09, 2014

With days to go until the start of football’s (soccer’s) World Cup tournament, excitement is building in host country Brazil. This, despite a transit strike in Sao Paulo, the site of the opening match, and social discontent in parts of the country. VOA's Scott Bobb reports from Rio de Janeiro.


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