BRAZIL RAVAGED BY CRISES
The Rio 2016 Olympic Games are highly anticipated by the entire world, but the host country may prove to be the most apprehensive about the coming fanfare. Despite the benefits of being the first South American country to host the Summer Olympic Games, Brazil faces a potpourri of troubles. Chief among these problems are an economic crisis, governmental struggles and a national health emergency with the breakout of the Zika virus. However, these troubles will not stop the Olympic Games taking place.