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Brazil: Workers threaten to strike at Manaus soccer stadium


A recent construction-related death at the Arena da Amazonia soccer stadium in the Brazilian city of Manaus has prompted laborers at the site to threaten to go on strike, a move that could further delay Brazil's World Cup 2014 preparations.

The workers are demanding better conditions to guarantee their safety, Bernama reported. The recent fatal accident was the third such incident at the site.

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