WASHINGTON (April 4, 2013) - - General Jose Carlos de Nardi, Chief Armed Forces Joint Staff - Brazil, is escorted to the Joint Operations Center at Fort Lesley J. McNair by Arnie Claudio, Joint Forces Headquarters - National Capital Region interagency coordinator and Egon Hawrylak, JFHQ-NCR deputy commander. Nardi is visiting various organizations in the NCR holding discussions on approaches to security and counterterrorism for large national events.
The Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro has been elected host city of the XXXI Olympic Summer Games in 2016. "Rio" is the second largest city in Brazil and according to encylopeida.com has a population of more than 10 million within its metropolitan area.