Families begin to bury Flamengo fire victims

Relatives and friends of goalkeeper Christian Esmerio, 15, react during his burial after a deadly fire at Flamengo soccer club's training center, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The funerals of the teenagers who died in the fire that swept through Flamengo’s training ground in Rio have started to take place on Sunday, while the club defended itself over the cause of the blaze in the unauthorised lodgings. “How can a club as important as Flamengo allow for […]

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