Brazil Closes Five Embassies in the Caribbean

Minister of Foreign Affairs Ernesto Araújo also considers closing delegations in Sierra Leone and Liberia.

By Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Foreign Ministry confirmed the closing of embassies in the Caribbean islands of Dominica, Antigua and Barbuda, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Diplomatic representations were set up during the government of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.

Itamaraty reported that the embassies in Roseau and Saint John's, capital cities of Dominica and Antigua and Barbuda, have already been closed. The other delegations "are in the process of closing," according to a note sent to the press.

Minister Ernesto Araújo is also considering . . .

To read the full NEWS and much more, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?