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Tourists are flocking to Rocinha, Brazil's largest drug-infested favela, just days after heavily-armed security forces stormed the slum to pacify it. The authorities have promised to clean up other favelas near some of Rio's wealthiest neighbourhoods ahead of the 2014 World Cup.

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