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Olympic Games / Britain / Brazil #1028896

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 13, 2012
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) The medal count from the London Olympics outlined; scenes shown of London’s mayor passing the Olympic flag to the mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Rio de Janeiro: Seth Doane) The unhappiness in Rio de Janeiro over the relocation of people living in slums to make way for Olympic facilities featured; scenes shown of houses marked with spray paint to indicate they will be demolished. [Rio resident Eomar FREITAS†† {thru reporter's translation} – says we need to fight for what is ours.] [Municipal housing secretary Jorge BITTAR††- denies the people are being forced to move.] [Business owner Gilvan BERTO†† {thru reporter's translation} – says they want to hide the dirt.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Doane, Seth

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