Jair Bolsonaro

FILE - In this May 25, 2020, file photo, Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro, wearing a face mask amid the coronavirus pandemic, stands among supporters as he leaves his official residence of Alvorada palace in Brasilia, Brazil.
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July 08, 2020 - 2:04 am
Brazil's president says hydroxychloroquine will cure his virus
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg participates in a news conference at the COP25 Climate summit in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. Thunberg is in Madrid where a global U.N.-sponsored climate change conference is taking place. (AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
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December 10, 2019 - 12:56 pm
By MARCELO DE SOUSA Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday called young Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg a “brat” after she expressed concern about the slayings of indigenous Brazilians in the Amazon. Bolsonaro questioned the coverage news...
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August 27, 2019 - 5:52 pm
By LUIS ANDRES HENAO and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA Associated Press PORTO VELHO, Brazil (AP) — Acrimony between Brazil and European countries seeking to help fight Amazon fires deepened on Tuesday, jeopardizing hopes of global unity over how to protect a region seen as vital to the health of the planet...
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August 23, 2019 - 1:55 pm
By MARCELO SILVA de SOUSA Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Under increasing international pressure to contain record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he might send the military to battle the massive blazes. "That's the plan," said Bolsonaro. He...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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March 19, 2019 - 2:14 pm
By JILL COLVIN and BEN FOX Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump praised Brazil's new far-right leader Tuesday as he welcomed him to the White House, saying the man who's been described as the "Trump of the Tropics" has done "a very outstanding job." Trump said President Jair...
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro speaks at the Chamber of Commerce in Washington, Monday, March 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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March 19, 2019 - 11:57 am
By JILL COLVIN and BEN FOX Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Brazilian leader who has been dubbed the "Trump of the Tropics" is ready for his first White House visit. President Donald Trump will meet Tuesday with Brazil's new president, the hard-right Jair Bolsonaro. The two leaders are...
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