Attacked by Bolsonaro, Raoni Was Among Favorites for Nobel Peace Price

In May of this year, Chief Raoni Metuktire insisted: it was not the time to clash with Jair Bolsonaro's government.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On a tour of Europe, he visited Geneva and told UOL that he wanted to meet the president. His goal was to debate the demarcation of his lands and the protection of the country's forest.

"He [Bolsonaro] said a lot and I didn't like it. But I want to sit down with him to see if we can find a solution," he said at the time. "I want . . .

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