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Brazil Moves Late on Security for Rio Games

July 18,2016 10:30

RIO DE JANEIRO—The contract to hire and train thousands of security screeners for the Olympics in Rio starting Aug. 5 was awarded only two weeks ago to a tiny firm, raising concerns about keeping the Games safe amid global fears of terrorism.and more »



RIO DE JANEIRO—The contract to hire and train thousands of security screeners for the Olympics in Rio starting Aug. 5 was awarded only two weeks ago to a tiny firm, raising concerns about keeping the Games safe amid global fears of terrorism. Brazil’s government waited until July 1 to award the contract to recruit and deploy thousands of private security guards needed to monitor X-ray machines and pat down spectators for weapons and...

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