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By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Thursday, October 5th, a herculean effort from Bolivian keeper Carlos Lampe kept Brazil off the scoreboard for the second straight game as the seleção and Bolivia battled to a...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Late Thursday night (October 6th), Brazil’s national football (soccer) team continued its impressive streak under new head coach Adenor Bacchi, known simply as Tite, routing Bolivia 5x0 in CONMEBOL (South...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The 47th Mercosur Summit (Common Market of the South) starts on Wednesday, December 17th, with leaders of Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venezuela discussing among other things the entry of...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s Minister of Foreign Relations, Antonio Patriota, resigned last Monday, August 26th following the fallout over a Brazilian diplomat's decision to help a Bolivian politician who had been found...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The United States Ambassador to Brazil, Thomas Shannon, was summoned on Monday to a meeting with Brazil’s Communications Minister Paulo Bernardo over allegations that the United States' National Security Agency (NSA) monitored millions...
By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – In an attempt to tackle Brazil’s growing crack epidemic, the city of Rio de Janeiro has begun a program of involuntary hospitalization for users, one month after Brazil’s biggest city São...
By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – President Dilma Rousseff said Monday that the government had made strides in stemming the flow of drugs, arms and other contraband through Brazil's long and porous border. During the past year...
By Samuel Elliott Novacich, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last week the Brazilian Federal Government inaugurated the country’s first Integrated Border Management Office (Gabinete de Gestão Integrada de Fronteira, GGI-F) during an event at Iguazu Falls, in the...
By Jayme Monsanto, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - The Andes' high altitude once again proved to be too much for the Brazilian soccer team as the team succumbed 2-1 to Bolivia on Saturday in the World Cup 2010 Qualifiers. The game was...
By Jayme Monsanto, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - Disbelieved by its fans after the 1-1 tie with the weak Ecuador squad on March 29th, in Quito, Ecuador (if it wasn't for the great performance by goalkeeper Julio Cesar, the...
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