By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Due to the serious situation faced by Syrians today, the Brazilian government has announced that it will extend special visa concessions to those who sought asylum in Brazil as well as authorizing its diplomats in the Middle East to expedite the document processes for those requesting refugee status in Brazil.
“The committee has decided to extend for two years the concession of special visas to Syrian nationals and those affected by and also to authorize the Minister of Foreign Relations to conduct partnerships with international entities and agencies, such as . . .