By Maria Lopez Conde, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Mayor of Rio Eduardo Paes issued a decree banning public transport vans from operating in most of the city’s Zona Sul (South Zone) yesterday. This comes as the final measure in a week marked by attempts to crack down on van networks in the city, following the brutal attack of a foreign couple aboard a van at the end of March.
“This [rule] was on the flight . . .