Brazil says its right choice for 2014 World Cup (The Associated Press)

FILE - In this July 1, 2013 file photo, FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter listens to questions during the soccer Confederations Cup wrap-up press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Blatter said Wednesday, July 17, 2013 that Brazil might have been the wrong choice as host of the 2014 World Cup if the tournament is affected by similar social protests as at last month's Confederations Cup. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)

RIO DE JANERIO (AP) — Brazil’s government defended the country as host of the 2014 World Cup on Thursday, a day after FIFA President Sepp Blatter warned that recent protests meant it might have been the wrong choice.

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