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Mar 20, 2019
Donald Trump talks to Jair Bolsonaro about allowing US military near Brazil-Venezuela border, warns Caracas of ‘lot tougher’ sanctionsPresident Donald Trump warned that the United States could impose ‘a lot tougher’ sanctions on Venezuela as he urged the country's military to depose leader Nicolas Maduro
Mar 08, 2019
Amazon tribesman Bare Bornaldo Waimiri says his father, mother, sister and brother were killed by Brazil Army at historic hearingThe hearing took place in a thatched, cone-shaped hut where the Waimiri-Atroari normally hold colorful festivities and long storytelling sessions. For one day last week, it transformed into a gloomy courthouse where six elders told a judge how over many years the 1964-1985 military dictatorship in Brazil tried to eradicate them with arms, bombs and chemicals
Jan 26, 2019
Brazil dam collapse: Nine bodies recovered; authorities say odds of finding 300 missing people alive are 'minimal'Brazil's new government led by President Jair Bolsonaro reacted to its first big emergency since taking office early this month by launching disaster coordination between the defence, mining and environment ministries and authorities in the affected state of Minas Gerais
Jan 02, 2019
Jair Bolsonaro sworn in as Brazil president: Leader calls on Congress to 'work tirelessly' to end corruptionJair Bolsonaro, 63, was a seven-term fringe congressman who rode a wave of anti-establishment anger to became Brazil's first far-right president since a military dictatorship gave way to civilian rule three decades ago.
Dec 28, 2018
Mike Pompeo to meet Benjamin Netanyahu in Brazil for first time since US' Syria pull-out: Israel worried about vulnerability to Iran, RussiaBenjamin Netanyahu has met frequently with Mike Pompeo and enjoys a warm relationship with Donald Trump, happy about his withdrawal from a denuclearisation deal with Iran and his landmark shift of the US embassy to Jerusalem.
Dec 12, 2018
Gunman kills four in cathedral in Brazil's Campinas before killing himself; Sao Paulo Archdiocese says shooting provoked 'deep pain'Brazil is one of the most violent countries in the world. Last year, it registered a record 63,880 murders. Its homicide rate of 30.8 per 100,000 inhabitants is three times higher than the level the UN considers to meet the definition of "endemic violence."
Nov 02, 2018
Brazil to move embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem; Benjamin Netanyahu calls move 'historic, correct, exciting'Brazil's president-elect Jair Bolsonaro has confirmed the country will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, making the Latin American country the largest after the United States to make the controversial switch.
Oct 30, 2018
'There's only one Donald Trump,' White House tells Brazil's president-elect Jair Bolsonaro amid his comparison to US head of stateBrazil's right-wing president-elect Jair Bolsonaro better not get too carried away with comparisons of him to the US president. "There's only one Donald Trump," White House said.
Oct 29, 2018
Far-Right congressman Jair Bolsonaro elected Brazil president; ex-army captain trumped Fernando Haddad with 55% of votesBrazil President Jair Bolsonaro, who cast himself as a political outsider despite a 27-year career in Congress, became the latest world leader to rise to power by mixing tough, often violent talk with hard-right positions.
Oct 24, 2018
WhatsApp to not limit the number of people who can receive a forwarded message in BrazilWhatsApp will not lift its 20-recipient limit for forwarded messages or lower the cap to five in Brazil, as in India.