BRAZIL - Shocking video has surfaced showing rioters stealing and ultimately extinguishing the Olympic torch as it traveled through the town of Angra dos Reis. Local reports claim teachers involved in a strike participated in the riot.
Brazil continues to struggle with Olympic preparations as security concerns and infrastructure issues mount. The games are Summer Olympic games are scheduled to begin on August 5th. Do you plan on watching the games this year?
UPDATE: The torch was not taken in Rio. The torch was stolen in Angra dos Reis on the way to Rio de Janerio.