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World Cup 2014: Panic as fans flee Copacabana beach

8 July 2014 Last updated at 23:43 BST

Hundreds of football fans who were watching the World Cup semi-final in Rio fled Copacabana beach in a panic.

There were reports of a mass robbery, but police say a fight among fans prompted people to scatter.

Footage courtesy of Ana Mesquita.

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