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More Protests In Brazil, Weeks Before World Cup05:50

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Brazil is just weeks away from opening day of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. But as it stands, things are not looking good.

Major construction delays, escalating preparation costs and a great deal of civil unrest are all issues that have swept much of the news surrounding the games.

NPR International Correspondent Lourdes Garcia-Navarro joins Here & Now's Robin Young to discuss the preparations and protests taking place in Brazil in the run-up to the World Cup.


This segment aired on May 23, 2014.

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