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Marielle Franco, an emblem of resistance in Brazil one yr after her assassination.
March 22, 2019

Marielle Franco, an emblem of resistance in Brazil one yr after her assassination.

First publication: 03/15/2019 – 13:54Final modification: 3/16/2019 – 3:49 PM A yr after the loss of life of human rights activist Marielle Franco, a number of commemorations happened on Thursday in Rio de Janeiro. In a Brazil now ruled by the acute proper, their heirs are decided to maintain combating. From the start of the day, on Thursday, March 14, dozens of individuals gathered on a sidewalk within the northern neighborhoods of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Activists, together with a majority of black girls, recite literary, dedicated texts in homage to Marielle...

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Ten useless, together with two attackers, throughout a capturing in a college in Brazil
March 17, 2019

Ten useless, together with two attackers, throughout a capturing in a college in Brazil

First publication: 03/13/2019 – 16:37Final modification: 03/13/2019 – 21:54 A main college within the suburbs of Sao Paulo was the scene of a capturing on Wednesday in Brazil. The 2 younger shooters dedicated suicide after firing a minimum of eight folks, together with a number of youngsters. Police stated two attackers shot and killed eight folks and died on Wednesday (March 13) at a college in Suzano, a metropolis close to the metropolis of Sao Paulo, Brazil. "Eight folks died on the spot, together with the 2 assailants who dedicated suicide," a...

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Former Brazilian president Lula sentenced to new jail sentence
February 12, 2019

Former Brazilian president Lula sentenced to new jail sentence

First publication: 06/02/2019 – 22:22Final modification: 07/02/2019 – 07:30 Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, jailed since April, was sentenced on Wednesday to 12 years and 11 months in jail for corruption and cash laundering in a second courtroom case, a courtroom stated. The choose of justice has fallen once more earlier than the previous Brazilian president Lula, a historic determine of the Brazilian left imprisoned since final yr. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was sentenced on Wednesday, February 6 to 12 years and 11 months in jail for bribery...

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The safety pictures present the precise second of the failure of the dam.
February 7, 2019

The safety pictures present the precise second of the failure of the dam.

First publication: 02/02/2019 – 17:30 A number of Brazilian TVs broadcast pictures of safety cameras on Friday that exposed the magnitude of the Brumadinho catastrophe. The loss of life toll has risen to 115 and 248 disappeared. It’s a brown wave that sweeps every thing in its path. The photographs revealed on Friday, February 1 by Brazilian tv are spectacular. The recording of the safety digital camera exhibits the precise second when the Brumadinho dam broke in Brazil On this video, we see an enormous wave of poisonous mud advancing inexorably. The...

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Bolsonaro, a president of Brazil underneath the affect of evangelicals?
February 3, 2019

Bolsonaro, a president of Brazil underneath the affect of evangelicals?

It has been a month for the reason that new president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, was sworn in. With him, it was the representatives of the evangelical neighborhood who reached the highest of the state. These evangelicals are actually ready for the chief of the proper to substantiate the ultra-conservative positions he has taken through the marketing campaign. Report from our colleagues from France 2, Maryse Burgot and Chloé Cormery. .

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The stability continues to extend in Brazil after the rupture of a mining dam
February 2, 2019

The stability continues to extend in Brazil after the rupture of a mining dam

First publication: 01/30/2019 – 03:57Final modification: 01/30/2019 – 07:23 The mining catastrophe in Brumadinho, Brazil, left 84 lifeless and 276 lacking, in response to a contemporary report printed on Tuesday. Alivio has solely recognized 48 victims thus far. Brazil continues to depend its lifeless after the Brumadinho catastrophe. The provisional stability of the breakage of a dam in a mining firm Vale elevated on Tuesday, January 29, passing a minimum of 84 lifeless and 276 lacking. Solely 48 individuals have been recognized for the time being, in response to the Civil Safety...

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Danger of imminent rupture of one other mining dam in Brazil
January 30, 2019

Danger of imminent rupture of one other mining dam in Brazil

First publication: 01/27/2019 – 12:08Final modification: 01/28/2019 – 06:54 The warning was given on the danger of an imminent rupture of one other mining dam on Sunday in Brumadinho, in southeastern Brazil, 48 hours after the catastrophe that left a minimum of 34 useless and a few 300 lacking. The mining firm Vale mentioned on Sunday, January 27, in a press release, that triggered the alarms at 5:30 (07:30 GMT) after "a rise in water ranges was detected in dam VI", an construction that’s a part of the mine. Corrego do Feijao,...

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Jair Bolsonaro facilitates the foundations of gun possession in Brazil
January 22, 2019

Jair Bolsonaro facilitates the foundations of gun possession in Brazil

First publication: 01/15/2019 – 17:01 It was a marketing campaign promise by Jair Bolsonaro: to facilitate the possession of firearms in Brazil. The brand new president-elect signed a decree on Tuesday to "assure the best to self-defense" of the Brazilians. It’s with a metaphor that the far-right president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, selected to mark the signing of the decree to facilitate the possession of firearms. "To ensure the best to self-defense, I, as president, will use this weapon," he mentioned, pointing to the pen with which he signed the regulation. The...

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A "rain of spiders" filmed in Brazil
January 22, 2019

A "rain of spiders" filmed in Brazil

Nature is filled with superb phenomena … and terrifying! Arachnophobia alert. In southern Brazil, the spiders appear to be falling from the sky! This isn’t the case, nevertheless. In reality, they’re Parawixia bistriata, a uncommon species of social spider, who works in group to construct large canvases. These canvases can attain four meters broad! These are so high quality that, at first look, one might imagine that spiders float within the sky. This phenomenon is widespread within the area throughout the sizzling and humid local weather. .

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The primary steps of the Bolsonaro authorities.
January 6, 2019

The primary steps of the Bolsonaro authorities.

The youngest presidency of Jair Bolsonaro got here to gentle on Wednesday with the inauguration of ministers principally inexperienced. This authorities should implement radical modifications in Brazil. The intense issues start for the brand new Brazilian authorities. The day after the inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro, his ministers formally took workplace on Wednesday 2 January. This authorities is tight. It has 22 ministers, together with seven retired troopers, solely two girls and no black males. Appointed by a far-right president who desires to interrupt with the established order, he ought to get to...

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