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Prosecutors Target Amazon Evictions In Dam Project

Federal prosecutors in Brazil have called for the authorities to stop the eviction of at least 2,000 families living in an area of the Amazon jungle, where a huge dam is being built.
The prosecutor's office says the consortium building the Belo Monte dam has broken numerous agreements on the relocation of residents.
Construction on the controversial dam in the northern state of Para was approved by the Brazilian Congress in 2005, but only began in 2011.
It is expected to cost between $11bn and $17bn .