epa06606166 A handout photo made available by CMRJ dated on November 23, 2017 shows Councilwoman Marielle Franco. Amnesty International (AI) called on the Brazilian State to guarantee 'an immediate and rigorous investigation' for the assassination of Councilwoman Marielle Franco, which took place last night in Rio de Janeiro. Franco, who was the fifth most voted in the 2016 elections for the Council of Rio de Janeiro, was shot while traveling in her vehicle on a street in the center of the city on Wednesday night, after having participated in a political act. EPA/Mario Vasconcellos HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES
Alcuni sicari hanno assassinato a Rio de Janeiro la consigliera comunale Marielle Franco del Partito socialismo e liberta’ (Psol, di sinistra), molto attiva contro le diseguaglianze e la violenza nelle favelas carioca.