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Brazilian UN Delegate Tests Positive for Covid-19 in New York

(Bloomberg) — A member of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s delegation to the United Nations was put in isolation after testing…

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Bolsonaro signs bill to limit power of tech giants

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has signed a decree aimed at restricting the powers of social media companies to remove accounts…

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‘When saliva runs out, one has to have gunpowder,’ Brazil’s Bolsonaro says in swipe at Biden

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who portrays himself as a close friend of U.S. President Donald Trump, took a swipe at…

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Politician stuffed £4,500 in his underpants during raid by anti-corruption police

A key ally of Brazil’s president has been arrested after anti-corruption officers discovered a wad of banknotes in the underpants…

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‘I’d Like to Punch You in the Mouth.’ Brazil’s President Enraged by Reporter’s Question

Brazil’s far-right president Jair Bolsonaro threatened to punch a reporter in the face on Sunday after he asked a question…

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Chicken imported to China from Brazil positive for COVID-19, officials say

Frozen chicken wings imported to China from Brazil have tested positive for the coronavirus, local authorities said on Thursday. A…

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Brazilian president tests positive for coronavirus

Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s 65-year-old president who has consistently minimized the severity of the COVID-19 outbreak, announced Tuesday that he tested…

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Bolsonaro accuses U.N.’s Bachelet of meddling in Brazil’s sovereignty

GENEVA/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused Chile’s former leader Michelle Bachelet, now the United…

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Bolsonaro ambassador threatens to choke Macron and insults wife Brigitte amid Amazon fires row: ‘He sleeps with a dragon’

Brazil’s tourism ambassador has threatened to choke Emmanuel Macron and called his wife Brigitte “ugly” amid a continuing war of…

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1,500 pounds of gold gone in 3 minutes during Brazil heist

It took less than three minutes for eight armed men to make off with $30 million worth of gold bars…

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Brazilian convoy caught in gunfire during nuclear shipment

A convoy of trucks carrying uranium to a nuclear factory came under small arms attack in Brazil, authorities said. The…

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