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Deadly rains lash Rio de Janeiro

People and rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

People and rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

People and rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Kids are pictured at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Guaratiba neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Kids are pictured at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Guaratiba neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Kids are pictured at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Guaratiba neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Rescue workers carry away bodies at the site of a mudslide, after heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Rescue workers carry away bodies at the site of a mudslide, after heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Rescue workers carry away bodies at the site of a mudslide, after heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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A damaged car is pictured after being hit by a mudslide during heavy rains in the Botafogo neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A damaged car is pictured after being hit by a mudslide during heavy rains in the Botafogo neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A damaged car is pictured after being hit by a mudslide during heavy rains in the Botafogo neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Residents are pictured at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Guaratiba neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Residents are pictured at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Guaratiba neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Residents are pictured at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Guaratiba neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 10. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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A rescue worker examines a car at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A rescue worker examines a car at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A rescue worker examines a car at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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Rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A relative of a missing person cries at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A relative of a missing person cries at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A relative of a missing person cries at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A man drives his motorbike during floods after heavy rains, in Humaita neighbourhood, Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A man drives his motorbike during floods after heavy rains, in Humaita neighbourhood, Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A man drives his motorbike during floods after heavy rains, in Humaita neighbourhood, Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A bus is seen underneath trees uprooted by heavy rains in the Leblon neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A bus is seen underneath trees uprooted by heavy rains in the Leblon neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A bus is seen underneath trees uprooted by heavy rains in the Leblon neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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Residents walk holding onto a fence next to a flooded street during heavy rains in the Jardim Botanico neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Residents walk holding onto a fence next to a flooded street during heavy rains in the Jardim Botanico neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Residents walk holding onto a fence next to a flooded street during heavy rains in the Jardim Botanico neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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A car is seen submerged during heavy rains in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A car is seen submerged during heavy rains in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A car is seen submerged during heavy rains in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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Rescue workers run towards the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Rescue workers run towards the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Rescue workers run towards the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Rescue workers are seen at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A tractor works at the Niemeyer avenue during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A tractor works at the Niemeyer avenue during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A tractor works at the Niemeyer avenue during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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People walk at the Niemeyer avenue during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

People walk at the Niemeyer avenue during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

People walk at the Niemeyer avenue during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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A relative of a missing person cries at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A relative of a missing person cries at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A relative of a missing person cries at the site of a mudslide after heavy rains, at the Babilonia slum in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A man walks next to the collapsed area of a cycle lane during heavy rains at Niemeyer avenue near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A man walks next to the collapsed area of a cycle lane during heavy rains at Niemeyer avenue near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

A man walks next to the collapsed area of a cycle lane during heavy rains at Niemeyer avenue near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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A truck stuck at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Fazenda Botafogo neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A truck stuck at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Fazenda Botafogo neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A truck stuck at a flooded street during heavy rains in the Fazenda Botafogo neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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The entrance of Niemeyer avenue is seen during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. The sign reads: "Niemeyer avenue closed." REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

The entrance of Niemeyer avenue is seen during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. The sign reads: "Niemeyer avenue closed." REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

The entrance of Niemeyer avenue is seen during heavy rains near Sao Conrado beach in Rio de Janeiro, April 9. The sign reads: "Niemeyer avenue closed." REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
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