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#BBCtrending: Police and guns on Tinder in Brazil

2 July 2014 Last updated at 11:42 BST

Should Brazilian security forces be posing with their weapons on dating sites? People posing in uniform are nothing new, but in Brazil one woman set up a blog to highlight the trend of police and army officers posting profile pictures on Tinder with their assault rifles.

Some people feel this isn't appropriate in a country where thousands of people die every year at the hands of the Brazilian security forces. #BBCtrending spoke to the woman behind the blog.

Video Journalist: Paul Ivan Harris

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