AP PHOTOS: Portraits From Rio De Janeiro's 'Cracklands'

April 8, 2015 4:05 AM

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The markets are open around-the-clock, pulling in young mothers, truck drivers, the homeless, anyone looking to get high.

They are known as "cracolandia," or crackland, the open-air bazaars found in some Rio de Janeiro slums where crack cocaine users can buy rocks of the drug and smoke it in plain sight, day or night.

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