Rocinha is the largest favela in Latin America and is home to about 350,000 people but it also home to Amigos dos Amigos, one of the two dominant groups of major traffickers. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 20/02/2009.
favelas in Rio de janeiro. Guns, drugs and police.
In the photos the favela Rocinha, the largest favela in Latin America, about 350,000 people where one of the two dominant groups of major traffickers in Rio de Janeiro. The name of this faction is ADA, amigos dos amigos, friends of friends.
In the photos as well as some armed traffickers of cocaine, with cocaine and there are pictures with the common life of the favela and the police raids, tropa do elite, elite troops, also famous for the eponymous Brazilian film.
The two people with large necklaces, are two famous (in Brazil) singers funk, Gorilla, on the left and Preto on the right, the music its more popular in the favelas, music linked to drug and traffickers.