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Certainly, the 57 dead in fighting between members of his gang, a Brazilian prison

In the clashes between members of his gang in a Brazilian prison, on Monday, at least 57 deaths.

The clashes came after members of his gang, with violence, with access provided to any other expansion of the cell area, where members of a rival gang were located.

The disorder, which is an average of five hours duration, were held in the prison of the municipality of Altamira in the northern state of Pará. The overcrowded prison has a capacity of up to 200, but there were 311 people, as well.

At a press conference, which made the authorities announced that sixteen of the prisoners were beheaded. As a part of the prison was used by the rebels, was set on fire. Because of the smoke that it produced, were killed dozens of prisoners.

The two prison guards during a riot as a hostage, were, have now been released. It became one of the prison staff, and wounded.

Os detentos fazem uma rebelião des as 7h desta segunda-feira. Dois agents penitenciários são mantidos are hostages, no local. https://t.co/ATfqqlSvtE

AvatarAuteurOGloboPoliticaMoment of plaatsen16:07 am – July 29, 2019

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