Brazilian prisoners hold guards hostage, demand easier conditions (15)

Saudi Press Agency 2014.08.25 22:45
Sao Paulo, Shawwal 29, 1435, Aug 25, 2014, SPA - Authorities were negotiating Monday to convince inmates who mounted a deadly prison revolt in southern Brazil to surrender and release two guards being held hostage, dpa reported. About 600 inmates were reportedly involved in the uprising at a penitentiary in Cascavel in the state of Parana to demand better conditions and eased regulations, including more visitor privileges.
INMATE, PRISONER, RIOT, BRAZIL, PRISON, JAIL, Бразилия