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A riot police officer fires tear gas at violent demonstrators after... News PhotoActivity,Brazil,Conflict,Confrontation,Crisis,Day,Demanding,Description,Following,Horizontal,Industry,Labor Union,Motion,Night,Occupation,Police Force,Politics,Protest,Protestor,Rio de Janeiro,Riot Police,Smoke - Physical Structure,Tear Gas,ViolencePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA riot police officer fires tear gas at violent demonstrators after clashes erupted following a march by Brazilian workers in Rio de Janeiro on July 11, 2013 in a day of industrial action called by major unions to press demands for better work conditions. Demonstrators on Thursday blocked roads and staged protest rallies across the country on the 'National Day of Struggles' which was called by the country's five leading labour federations during last month's mass street protests to demand better public services and an end to endemic corruption. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMON (Photo credit should read CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images)