Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Rio's Olympic Waters 'Widely Contaminated'

New test results show that waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics are more widely contaminated than previously known, threatening the health of athletes competing in the games. A study of Rio's waterways commissioned by The Associated Press shows high levels of virus contamination and, in some cases, bacterial counts both on shorelines, where raw sewage runs into open water near the city's famed beaches on the Atlantic coast, as well as in...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter