Monthly Archives: August 2019

Bolsonaro Changes Decree and Limits Fire Ban To Legal Amazon Only

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro amended the decree that barred burning in the country for 60 days. Now, it is free to...

With Dismissal of Rio’s Superintendent, Rupture Between Moro and Bolsonaro Seems Sealed

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - An actor in the crisis surrounding President Jair Bolsonaro and the Minister of Justice, Sérgio Moro, the superintendent of...

Bolsonaro Dismisses President of National Cinema Agency Amid Internal Crisis

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro has removed Christian de Castro from the command of ANCINE, the National Cinema Agency, the body...

Bolsonaro Says European Service Will Monitor Fires in South America

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro said that the Brussels-based European External Action Service (EEAS) had been assigned to assess the number...

Brazilian Government Will Require R$367 Billion Increase in Borrowing Limit for 2020

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The budget bill submitted by the government on Friday, August 30th, anticipates the need for an addition to the...

PSL Deputy Proposes National Day to Commemorate Date of Bolsonaro’s Stabbing

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Just at the right time, after Jair Bolsonaro has revealed to the world how sophisticated and statesmanlike he knows...

Police Seize Gallons of Gasoline Used to Incinerate Forests in Pará State

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Thursday night, August 29th, at the Ouro Verde farm in São Félix do Xingu, in the south of...

Bolsonaro Upset with Brazilian Embassies Not Displaying his Official Portrait

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Friday, August 30th, President Jair Bolsonaro complained about Brazilian embassies abroad that do not display his official portrait....

In Tug-of-war With Macron, Bolsonaro Asks Trump for Help

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After rejecting French president Emmanuel Macron's announced sending of US$20 million (R$80 million) on behalf of the G7, president...



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