Mothers taking their children to the Tasso da Silvira school
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Rio de Janeiro school reopens after shooting

A school in Rio de Janeiro has reopened 10 days after a 23-year-old man shot and killed 12 children there.

Those killed were between 10 and 13 years old, and 10 of the victims were girls.

The school principal said the first few days would be taken up with counselling sessions therapeutic activities such as painting.

Will Grant reports.

  • 19 Apr 2011
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