Anti-World Cup protests continue around Brazil

Associated Press
An armed man who identified himself as a police officer tells people not to move any closer to him, as a journalist, right, tells him to let go of his weapon, in a street where anti-World Cup protesters block a route leading to the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014. After the man fired shots into the air, people moved away and he continued shooting from a car driven by another person as they left the scene. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

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As the tournament continues, it remains to be seen whether the efforts of anti-World Cup protesters will outshine some superb storylines being created on the field. Brazilian police have taken measures to break up protests during the world's biggest sporting event.

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