Evo Morales Hires Supertank Aircraft to Fight Fires in Bolivia’s Amazon Region

Bolivia's president further announced the creation of an Environmental Emergency Cabinet; in Brazil, Bolsonaro blamed deforestation activists for promoting fires.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Bolivian President Evo Morales has authorized the hiring of a Boeing 747 aircraft named Supertanker to fight fires in Bolivia's Amazon rainforest region. The aircraft, which can carry up to 75,000 liters, is expected to start work on Thursday . . .

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