AP PHOTOS: Hard life, smiles, in abandoned Rio building

In this Sept. 9, 2017 photo, a woman stands at the entrance of her home inside a squatter building that used to house the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) in the Mangueira slum of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Brazil’s “boom” decade is eroding, with millions of its people returning to poverty amid recession, corruption and cuts to social welfare programs. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)


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