Protests in Brazil

Associated Press
Commuters hold an impromptu protest against the lack of public transport minutes before President Dilma Rousseff 's message is broadcast live at the bus station in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday, June 21, 2013. The Brazilian leader ended her near-silence about more than a week of massive, violent protests, saying in a prime time TV broadcast Friday that peaceful demonstrations were part of a strong democracy but that violence could not be tolerated. She promised to make improvements to public services, but said it couldn't be done overnight. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

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Activists, protesters and students continue to clash with riot police in cities throughout Brazil to protest against the government during the Confederations Cup.