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Police refuse to end strike in Espirito Santo state

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Police refuse to end strike in Espirito Santo state

Police in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo did not return to work on Saturday, although the government announced hours earlier that a deal had been struck to end a week-long strike that has led to a sharp increase in murders .Officials in the state, located just north of Rio de Janeiro, said late Friday that they had reached an agreement with representatives of the police for patrols to resume at 7 a.m. (0900 GMT). But family members of the officers told Reuters that no such accord had been reached.

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