Children from Maré who sent letters to TJ tell of fear of gunfire and skulls

Letter sent by a child from favela of Maré, in Rio

Letter sent by a child from favela of Maré, in Rio

  |  Redes da Maré/Divulgação

The injunction determined the return of protocols for police operations in those communities

The children of Complexo da Maré are afraid. Not the dark, the needle or the bogeyman. On the shores of Avenida Brasil, north of Rio de Janeiro, the boys fear helicopters, skulls, police and bandits.

On Monday (12), 1,500 letters written (or drawn) by children from the community were delivered to the Rio Court of Justice.

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