In Brazil, 20 people were killed while trying to escape from prison

BRAZIL (OBSERVATORY) –¬†Twenty people were killed on Tuesday as a result of an attempt to mass escape prisoners from the prison in the Brazilian city of Belem, according to the Ministry of Public Security of the State of Para.

According to the ministry, as a result of the shooting, one prison guard and 19 prisoners were killed. Also, there are data on the wounded, the Globo channel reports .