What was known as "the house of death"
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Brazil set to mark 50 years since military coup

30 March 2014 Last updated at 04:44 BST

Brazil is set to mark 50 years since the military coup that established a dictatorship for 21 years.

Hundreds of people were killed and thousands were tortured during the period.

Julia Carneiro reports.

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