Brazil's indigenous people fear Maracana stadium eviction


Over the last six years, members of Brazil's indigenous communities have settled down on a stretch of land located a few metres from Brazil's biggest and best-known stadium, Maracana.

As the government speeds up preparations for the 2014 World Cup, there are fears the indigenous people could be evicted.

The local government and the construction company of have yet to officially respond to concerns of the indigenous people.

BBC Mundo's Gerardo Lissardy reports.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.