March 19, 2018 11:12 IST

Thousands protest murder of Brazilian activist politician

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Women react next to the crime scene where Marielle Franco was shot dead in Rio de Janeiro. Credit: Reuters
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Brazil's presidential pre-candidate of the Socialism and Freedom Party (PSOL) Guilherme Boulos helps to carry the coffin of councilwoman Marielle Franco outside the Legislative Assembly in Rio de Janeiro. Credit: Reuters
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Relatives and friends react over the coffin of Marielle Franco during her burial in Rio de Janeiro. Credit: Reuters
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People take part in a rally against the murder of Brazilian councilwoman Marielle Franco, in Sao Paulo, Brazil March 15, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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A mourner reacts next to a picture of the Rio de Janeiro city councillor Marielle Franco during a demonstration ahead of the wake outside the city council chamber in Rio de Janeiro. Credit: Reuters