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Brazilian President Rejects Allegations of Crimes Against Humanity

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro Thursday (21/10) rejected the allegations laid out in a Senate report. He said the accusations should be dismissed. The report, which was read in the Senate on Wednesday, said among other things that Bolsonaro committed crimes against humanity for allegedly being careless in his response to …

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Climate Activists Call for Research on Brazilian President

A group of climate lawyers on Tuesday (Oct 12) called for the International Criminal Court (ICC) to launch an investigation into Brazil’s president for possible crimes against humanity in his administration’s policies on the Amazon. The AllRise group filed a lawsuit with the ICC alleging that Jair Bolsonaro’s government was …

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Brazilian football icon Pele undergoes tumor removal surgery

Brazilian football icon Pele recently underwent surgery to remove a tumor on the right side of his colon at a hospital in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paolo, where Pele underwent surgery, announced on Monday (6/9) that the 80-year-old football legend is now in the intensive care …

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