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UPDATE 3-Bolsonaro loosens gun laws in murder-ridden Brazil

15 Jan 2019

BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan 15 Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday signed a temporary decree making it easier for Brazilians to buy guns, delivering on a campaign promise to overturn strict regulations in a country suffering from a record wave of murders.

Brazil's Bolsonaro urges quick passage of bill to protect police

04 Jan 2019

SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday continued to set out priorities for his new administration, stressing his desire for the quick passage of a bill to protect security officials and measures to open up competition in the banking sector.

Bolsonaro presidential decree grants sweeping powers over NGOs in Brazil

02 Jan 2019

RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro has used an executive order to give his government secretary potentially far-reaching and restrictive powers over non-governmental organizations working in Brazil.

Bolsonaro presidential decree grants sweeping powers over NGOs in Brazil

02 Jan 2019

RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro has used an executive order to give his government secretary potentially far-reaching and restrictive powers over non-governmental organizations working in Brazil.

Brazil farm lobby wins as Bolsonaro grabs control over indigenous lands

02 Jan 2019

RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA New Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro issued an executive order on Wednesday making the Agriculture Ministry responsible for deciding on lands claimed by indigenous peoples, in a victory for agribusiness that will likely enrage environmentalists.

Brazil moving its embassy to Jerusalem matter of 'when, not if' - Netanyahu

31 Dec 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro told him that it was a matter of "when, not if" he moves his country's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. | Video

No embassy move announced as Brazil's Bolsonaro hosts Israel's Netanyahu

29 Dec 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's far-right President-elect Jair Bolsonaro met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday and while both pledged to deepen ties, there was no announcement as some anticipated of Brazil moving its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

Scandal involving Brazil president-elect's son clouds inauguration

27 Dec 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO A lingering financial scandal involving Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro's son has soured his inauguration next week and tarnished the reputation of a far-right maverick who surged to victory on a vow to end years of political horsetrading.

General behind deadly Haiti raid takes aim at Brazil's gangs

29 Nov 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO Thirteen years ago, a Brazilian general named Augusto Heleno led hundreds of United Nations troops into a Haitian slum to bring a powerful gangster to heel.

Rechtsruck in Brasilien - Bolsonaro wird neuer Präsident

29 Oct 2018

Brasilia Brasilien steht nach dem Wahlsieg des ultrarechten Jair Bolsonaro vor einem radikalen Wandel.

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