Protesters Attack And Vandalise a Carrefour Brazil Supermarket

Nov 24, 2020

On 20 November 2020, approximately 1,000 protesters attacked and vandalized a Carrefour Brasil supermarket in the city of Porto Alegre after security guards killed a Black man at the store the previous day. Demonstrators set the store on fire, shattered windows and damaged delivery vehicles in the store’s parking area. Police officers deployed tear gas and stun grenades to disperse the protesters. In Sao Paulo, several dozen demonstrators set fire to a Carrefour store and smashed its windows. In Rio de Janeiro approximately 200 demonstrators gathered outside another Carrefour.

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