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Brazil expands use of unproven drug as virus toll rises

President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled rules Wednesday expanding the prescription of chloroquine, the predecessor of an anti-malaria drug promoted by U.S. President [...]

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Brazil's health minister resigns after disagreement with Bolsonaro over chloroquine and lockdown measures

Nelson Teich is the second Brazilian health minister to resign in the past month. Teich was appointed on April 17 after Bolsonaro dismissed Luiz Henrique Mande [...]

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Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro's Handshake Invite with Elbow Bumps

Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro's Handshake Invite with Elbow Bumps

Brazilian soldiers appeared to refuse to shake the hand of President Jair Bolsonaro, respecting social distancing guidelines.

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus

Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus

BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro attacked Congress and the courts in a speech to hundreds of supporters on Sunday as the number of c [...]

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Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and its open borders, alarm neighboring countries

Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and its open borders, alarm neighboring countries

The country’s borders remain open, there are virtually no quarantines or curfews and President Bolsonaro continues to scoff at the seriousness of the disease.

Read full article: Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and...→
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Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Brazil's virus response

As Brazil careens toward a full-blown public health emergency and economic meltdown, President Jair Bolsonaro has managed to add a third ingredient to the toxi [...]

Read full article: Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Braz...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus social distancing rules, coughs during speech at pro-military protest

Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus social distancing rules, coughs during speech at pro-military protest

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro broke his own ministry’s social distancing recommendations amid the coronavirus pandemic Sunday by coming out in public to s [...]

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins protest against coronavirus lockdown

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins protest against coronavirus lockdown

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro defied his own administration’s social distancing recommendations to join protesters against lockdowns meant to curb the spr [...]

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As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, Bolsonaro greets supporters on streets, social distancing dissolves

As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, Bolsonaro greets supporters on streets, social distancing dissolves

An increasing number of Brazilians are leaving their homes and dismissing social distancing guidelines in a move many regional government leaders say is being [...]

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Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distancing, poses for pics with kids as São Paulo health system reaches near collapse

Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distancing, poses for pics with kids as São Paulo health system reaches near collapse

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro disregarded public health advice amid the coronavirus pandemic Sunday to snap photos with supporters, as the country’s large [...]

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Germany Enters Recession and China’s Rebound Is Shaky: Live Coverage

Germany Enters Recession and China’s Rebound Is Shaky: Live Coverage

Brazil’s health minister, Nelson Teich, said he is stepping down after less than a month on the job, following clashes with President Jair Bolsonaro.... Many c [...]

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Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amazon-Owned Streaming Platform Twitch

Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amazon-Owned Streaming Platform Twitch

Jair Renan Bolsonaro, the fourth-oldest son of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, was suspended from the Amazon-owned video streaming platform Twitch.tv last [...]

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Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen defying coronavirus restrictions

Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen defying coronavirus restrictions

Urged on by the view of President Jair Bolsonaro that a shutdown is wrongheaded, will wreck the economy and that anyway, the coronavirus pandemic isn’t all it’ [...]

Read full article: Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen d...→
US weighs restricting travel from Brazil amid fears it may be next coronavirus hot spot

US weighs restricting travel from Brazil amid fears it may be next coronavirus hot spot

The U.S is considering restricting travel from Brazil as the country's outbreak of the novel coronavirus worsens and threatens to make it the new epicenter of [...]

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Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other nations ease up?

Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other nations ease up?

Brazil is emerging as potentially the next big hot spot for the coronavirus amid President Jair Bolsonaro's insistence that it is just a "little flu" and that [...]

Read full article: Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social isolation measures

Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social isolation measures

Four days after firing his health minister amid the coronavirus pandemic, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Monday he wants social isolation policies to [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social i...→
The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce lockdown measures

The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce lockdown measures

RIO DE JANEIRO — Hundreds of people denouncing pandemic lockdown measures opposed by President Jair Bolsonaro snarled traffic in major Brazilian cities on Satu [...]

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AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

In home isolation just months after his release from jail, Brazil's former leader Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva said President Jair Bolsonaro needs to change his [...]

Read full article: AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a di...→

The Latest: Bolsonaro greets supporters, does push-ups

- Brazil's Bolsonaro greets supporters, does push-ups.... - Cuomo gets tested for coronavirus on live TV.

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Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-person bbq despite coronavirus guidelines

Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-person bbq despite coronavirus guidelines

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro recently said that he is planning a 30-person barbecue on Saturday despite the outbreak of the novel coronavirus and the dif [...]

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In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...]

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Brazilians start defying isolation, egged on by Bolsonaro

Brazilians start defying isolation, egged on by Bolsonaro

Egged on by President Jair Bolsonaro, who routinely scoffs at both the coronavirus virus and stay-at-home policies, Brazilians are heeding his call for revolt

Read full article: Brazilians start defying isolation, egge...→
Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, political crises in Brazil

Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, political crises in Brazil

A one-two punch of rising coronavirus infection rates and a political implosion in Brazil are threatening to overwhelm the already overwhelmed health system an [...]

Read full article: Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, politi...→
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Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout

Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout

Sergio Moro, who won broad public support for jailing corrupt politicians and businessmen as a judge, said he was resigning because Bolsonaro fired federal pol [...]

Read full article: Political chaos in Brazil as minister qu...→
Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Quarantine Speech

Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Quarantine Speech

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joined a protest of hundreds of people on Sunday opposing Chinese coronavirus social distancing measures.

Read full article: Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Qu...→
Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Minister: ‘We Need to Return to Normal’

Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Minister: ‘We Need to Return to Normal’

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta on Thursday, stressing the need to "return to normal."

Read full article: Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Ministe...→

Brazil expands use of unproven drug as virus toll rises

President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled rules Wednesday expanding the prescription of chloroquine, the predecessor of an anti-malaria drug promoted by U.S. President [...]

Read full article: Brazil expands use of unproven drug as v...→

The Latest: Bolsonaro greets supporters, does push-ups

- Brazil's Bolsonaro greets supporters, does push-ups.... - Cuomo gets tested for coronavirus on live TV.

Read full article: The Latest: Bolsonaro greets supporters,...→
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Germany Enters Recession and China’s Rebound Is Shaky: Live Coverage

Germany Enters Recession and China’s Rebound Is Shaky: Live Coverage

Brazil’s health minister, Nelson Teich, said he is stepping down after less than a month on the job, following clashes with President Jair Bolsonaro.... Many c [...]

Read full article: Germany Enters Recession and China’s Reb...→
Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro's Handshake Invite with Elbow Bumps

Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro's Handshake Invite with Elbow Bumps

Brazilian soldiers appeared to refuse to shake the hand of President Jair Bolsonaro, respecting social distancing guidelines.

Read full article: Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro'...→

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...]

Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→
Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen defying coronavirus restrictions

Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen defying coronavirus restrictions

Urged on by the view of President Jair Bolsonaro that a shutdown is wrongheaded, will wreck the economy and that anyway, the coronavirus pandemic isn’t all it’ [...]

Read full article: Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen d...→
Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and its open borders, alarm neighboring countries

Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and its open borders, alarm neighboring countries

The country’s borders remain open, there are virtually no quarantines or curfews and President Bolsonaro continues to scoff at the seriousness of the disease.

Read full article: Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and...→
  • #Bolsonaro
Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, political crises in Brazil

Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, political crises in Brazil

A one-two punch of rising coronavirus infection rates and a political implosion in Brazil are threatening to overwhelm the already overwhelmed health system an [...]

Read full article: Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, politi...→
  • #Bolsonaro
Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other nations ease up?

Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other nations ease up?

Brazil is emerging as potentially the next big hot spot for the coronavirus amid President Jair Bolsonaro's insistence that it is just a "little flu" and that [...]

Read full article: Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus social distancing rules, coughs during speech at pro-military protest

Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus social distancing rules, coughs during speech at pro-military protest

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro broke his own ministry’s social distancing recommendations amid the coronavirus pandemic Sunday by coming out in public to s [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus so...→
Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Quarantine Speech

Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Quarantine Speech

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joined a protest of hundreds of people on Sunday opposing Chinese coronavirus social distancing measures.

Read full article: Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Qu...→
The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce lockdown measures

The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce lockdown measures

RIO DE JANEIRO — Hundreds of people denouncing pandemic lockdown measures opposed by President Jair Bolsonaro snarled traffic in major Brazilian cities on Satu [...]

Read full article: The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce ...→
As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, Bolsonaro greets supporters on streets, social distancing dissolves

As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, Bolsonaro greets supporters on streets, social distancing dissolves

An increasing number of Brazilians are leaving their homes and dismissing social distancing guidelines in a move many regional government leaders say is being [...]

Read full article: As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops ...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distancing, poses for pics with kids as São Paulo health system reaches near collapse

Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distancing, poses for pics with kids as São Paulo health system reaches near collapse

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro disregarded public health advice amid the coronavirus pandemic Sunday to snap photos with supporters, as the country’s large [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distanc...→

Brazil's health minister resigns after disagreement with Bolsonaro over chloroquine and lockdown measures

Nelson Teich is the second Brazilian health minister to resign in the past month. Teich was appointed on April 17 after Bolsonaro dismissed Luiz Henrique Mande [...]

Read full article: Brazil's health minister resigns after d...→
Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-person bbq despite coronavirus guidelines

Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-person bbq despite coronavirus guidelines

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro recently said that he is planning a 30-person barbecue on Saturday despite the outbreak of the novel coronavirus and the dif [...]

Read full article: Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-p...→
Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amazon-Owned Streaming Platform Twitch

Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amazon-Owned Streaming Platform Twitch

Jair Renan Bolsonaro, the fourth-oldest son of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, was suspended from the Amazon-owned video streaming platform Twitch.tv last [...]

Read full article: Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amaz...→
Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus

Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus

BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro attacked Congress and the courts in a speech to hundreds of supporters on Sunday as the number of c [...]

Read full article: Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democr...→
Brazilians start defying isolation, egged on by Bolsonaro

Brazilians start defying isolation, egged on by Bolsonaro

Egged on by President Jair Bolsonaro, who routinely scoffs at both the coronavirus virus and stay-at-home policies, Brazilians are heeding his call for revolt

Read full article: Brazilians start defying isolation, egge...→
US weighs restricting travel from Brazil amid fears it may be next coronavirus hot spot

US weighs restricting travel from Brazil amid fears it may be next coronavirus hot spot

The U.S is considering restricting travel from Brazil as the country's outbreak of the novel coronavirus worsens and threatens to make it the new epicenter of [...]

Read full article: US weighs restricting travel from Brazil...→

Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Brazil's virus response

As Brazil careens toward a full-blown public health emergency and economic meltdown, President Jair Bolsonaro has managed to add a third ingredient to the toxi [...]

Read full article: Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Braz...→
Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout

Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout

Sergio Moro, who won broad public support for jailing corrupt politicians and businessmen as a judge, said he was resigning because Bolsonaro fired federal pol [...]

Read full article: Political chaos in Brazil as minister qu...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social isolation measures

Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social isolation measures

Four days after firing his health minister amid the coronavirus pandemic, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Monday he wants social isolation policies to [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social i...→
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins protest against coronavirus lockdown

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins protest against coronavirus lockdown

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro defied his own administration’s social distancing recommendations to join protesters against lockdowns meant to curb the spr [...]

Read full article: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins...→
Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Minister: ‘We Need to Return to Normal’

Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Minister: ‘We Need to Return to Normal’

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta on Thursday, stressing the need to "return to normal."

Read full article: Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Ministe...→
AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

In home isolation just months after his release from jail, Brazil's former leader Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva said President Jair Bolsonaro needs to change his [...]

Read full article: AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a di...→

Brazil expands use of unproven drug as virus toll rises

President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled rules Wednesday expanding the prescription of chloroquine, the predecessor of an anti-malaria drug promoted by U.S. President [...]

Read full article: Brazil expands use of unproven drug as v...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distancing, poses for pics with kids as São Paulo health system reaches near collapse

Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distancing, poses for pics with kids as São Paulo health system reaches near collapse

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro disregarded public health advice amid the coronavirus pandemic Sunday to snap photos with supporters, as the country’s large [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts social distanc...→

The Latest: Bolsonaro greets supporters, does push-ups

- Brazil's Bolsonaro greets supporters, does push-ups.... - Cuomo gets tested for coronavirus on live TV.

Read full article: The Latest: Bolsonaro greets supporters,...→
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Brazil's health minister resigns after disagreement with Bolsonaro over chloroquine and lockdown measures

Nelson Teich is the second Brazilian health minister to resign in the past month. Teich was appointed on April 17 after Bolsonaro dismissed Luiz Henrique Mande [...]

Read full article: Brazil's health minister resigns after d...→
Germany Enters Recession and China’s Rebound Is Shaky: Live Coverage

Germany Enters Recession and China’s Rebound Is Shaky: Live Coverage

Brazil’s health minister, Nelson Teich, said he is stepping down after less than a month on the job, following clashes with President Jair Bolsonaro.... Many c [...]

Read full article: Germany Enters Recession and China’s Reb...→
Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-person bbq despite coronavirus guidelines

Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-person bbq despite coronavirus guidelines

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro recently said that he is planning a 30-person barbecue on Saturday despite the outbreak of the novel coronavirus and the dif [...]

Read full article: Brazilian President Bolsonaro plans 30-p...→
Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro's Handshake Invite with Elbow Bumps

Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro's Handshake Invite with Elbow Bumps

Brazilian soldiers appeared to refuse to shake the hand of President Jair Bolsonaro, respecting social distancing guidelines.

Read full article: Brazilian Soldiers Respond to Bolsonaro'...→
Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amazon-Owned Streaming Platform Twitch

Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amazon-Owned Streaming Platform Twitch

Jair Renan Bolsonaro, the fourth-oldest son of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, was suspended from the Amazon-owned video streaming platform Twitch.tv last [...]

Read full article: Jair Bolsonaro's Son Suspended from Amaz...→

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...]

Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→
Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus

Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus

BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro attacked Congress and the courts in a speech to hundreds of supporters on Sunday as the number of c [...]

Read full article: Brazil’s Bolsonaro headlines anti-democr...→
Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen defying coronavirus restrictions

Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen defying coronavirus restrictions

Urged on by the view of President Jair Bolsonaro that a shutdown is wrongheaded, will wreck the economy and that anyway, the coronavirus pandemic isn’t all it’ [...]

Read full article: Bolsonaro effect? More Brazilians seen d...→
Brazilians start defying isolation, egged on by Bolsonaro

Brazilians start defying isolation, egged on by Bolsonaro

Egged on by President Jair Bolsonaro, who routinely scoffs at both the coronavirus virus and stay-at-home policies, Brazilians are heeding his call for revolt

Read full article: Brazilians start defying isolation, egge...→
Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and its open borders, alarm neighboring countries

Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and its open borders, alarm neighboring countries

The country’s borders remain open, there are virtually no quarantines or curfews and President Bolsonaro continues to scoff at the seriousness of the disease.

Read full article: Brazil's surge in coronavirus cases, and...→
  • #Bolsonaro
US weighs restricting travel from Brazil amid fears it may be next coronavirus hot spot

US weighs restricting travel from Brazil amid fears it may be next coronavirus hot spot

The U.S is considering restricting travel from Brazil as the country's outbreak of the novel coronavirus worsens and threatens to make it the new epicenter of [...]

Read full article: US weighs restricting travel from Brazil...→
Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, political crises in Brazil

Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, political crises in Brazil

A one-two punch of rising coronavirus infection rates and a political implosion in Brazil are threatening to overwhelm the already overwhelmed health system an [...]

Read full article: Besieged Bolsonaro hit by health, politi...→
  • #Bolsonaro

Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Brazil's virus response

As Brazil careens toward a full-blown public health emergency and economic meltdown, President Jair Bolsonaro has managed to add a third ingredient to the toxi [...]

Read full article: Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Braz...→
Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other nations ease up?

Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other nations ease up?

Brazil is emerging as potentially the next big hot spot for the coronavirus amid President Jair Bolsonaro's insistence that it is just a "little flu" and that [...]

Read full article: Is Brazil the next big hot spot as other...→
Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout

Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout

Sergio Moro, who won broad public support for jailing corrupt politicians and businessmen as a judge, said he was resigning because Bolsonaro fired federal pol [...]

Read full article: Political chaos in Brazil as minister qu...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus social distancing rules, coughs during speech at pro-military protest

Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus social distancing rules, coughs during speech at pro-military protest

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro broke his own ministry’s social distancing recommendations amid the coronavirus pandemic Sunday by coming out in public to s [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro flouts coronavirus so...→
Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social isolation measures

Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social isolation measures

Four days after firing his health minister amid the coronavirus pandemic, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Monday he wants social isolation policies to [...]

Read full article: Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks end to social i...→
Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Quarantine Speech

Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Quarantine Speech

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joined a protest of hundreds of people on Sunday opposing Chinese coronavirus social distancing measures.

Read full article: Brazil: Bolsonaro Coughs Through Anti-Qu...→
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins protest against coronavirus lockdown

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins protest against coronavirus lockdown

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro defied his own administration’s social distancing recommendations to join protesters against lockdowns meant to curb the spr [...]

Read full article: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro joins...→
The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce lockdown measures

The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce lockdown measures

RIO DE JANEIRO — Hundreds of people denouncing pandemic lockdown measures opposed by President Jair Bolsonaro snarled traffic in major Brazilian cities on Satu [...]

Read full article: The Latest: Hundreds in Brazil denounce ...→
Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Minister: ‘We Need to Return to Normal’

Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Minister: ‘We Need to Return to Normal’

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta on Thursday, stressing the need to "return to normal."

Read full article: Bolsonaro Fires Brazilian Health Ministe...→
As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, Bolsonaro greets supporters on streets, social distancing dissolves

As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, Bolsonaro greets supporters on streets, social distancing dissolves

An increasing number of Brazilians are leaving their homes and dismissing social distancing guidelines in a move many regional government leaders say is being [...]

Read full article: As Brazil's coronavirus death toll tops ...→
AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

In home isolation just months after his release from jail, Brazil's former leader Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva said President Jair Bolsonaro needs to change his [...]

Read full article: AP Interview: 'Lula' says Bolsonaro a di...→