No known terrorist threat to Rio Olympics: official

Police officers stand guard outside the Amazonia Arena, which will host several events during the 2016 Olympics, in Manaus, Brazil, on October 9, 2015Brasília (AFP) – Brazil is preparing to deal with a terrorist attack at the Rio Olympics but has no information of any planned plots, the country’s intelligence chief told AFP Friday. “We have no information about a terrorist cell preparing in Brazil. Brazil is working so as “not to be taken by surprise,” Trezza said at a seminar in the capital Brasilia.

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