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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Agatha Félix, an 8-year-old child was shot in the Fazendinha favela of Complexo do Alemão, Rio de Janeiro, and died this Saturday morning, September 21st. According to eyewitness accounts, Agatha was inside a van, going...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday, September 20th, that he will attend a dinner with US President Donald Trump during his time in the US to take part in the UN General Assembly, to be...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Marcelo Crivella, mayor of Rio and nephew of the most successful evangelical bishop-entrepreneur Edir Macedo, owner of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God (IURD), recently drew attention with his authoritarian and prejudiced...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The US government wants Brazil's support in defense of conservative agendas at the United Nations (UN). In July, the Trump administration sent a letter to President Jair Bolsonaro's government asking the Brazilian administration for...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The humid winds blowing from the Amazon into the southern and southeastern regions have carried smoke from forest fires to several cities in São Paulo and Paraná. The smoke comes from fires in the Cerrado (scrubland)...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the month of August, security data in Rio de Janeiro follow a trend already observed throughout the year: a drop in the number of homicides and an increase in deaths due to the...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Increasing pressure on the Brazilian government, one of the largest blocs of deputies in the European Parliament has submitted the names of three Brazilians to collect the Sakharov Prize, the EU's leading human rights tribute....
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Minister of Justice and Public Safety, Sérgio Moro, defended on Friday, September 20th, the powers of the Federal Police and the Judiciary, after criticisms sparked off against the conduction of searches and seizures...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "Every published private conversation brings some discomfort, but I think ministers, politicians, prosecutors, and judges should be subject to such discomforts. They are the ones deciding who goes to jail, who is released, who...



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