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Protesters Extinguish Olympic Flame During Torch Relay

By Celebrity News Wire on July 29, 2016

Trouble brewing. Protesters in Angra dos Reis in Rio forced the Olympic torch relay to come to a temporary halt on Wednesday, July 27, when a crowd of young people appeared to steal the torch and then extinguish it.

In footage caught by bystanders, government employees — primarily teachers — angry over delayed salary payments descended upon the procession and disrupted the c...