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Brazil regulator says adolescent death unrelated to Pfizer shot

This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Author of the article: Article content BRASILIA — The death of a 16-year-old who had a first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19 was due to a prior blood clot condition not related to the vaccine, Brazil’s health…
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September 23, 2021
Brasilia

Brazil’s Bolsonaro going to UN meet despite being unvaccinated

Brazil’s Covid-unvaccinated President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday he will attend next week’s United Nations conclave in New York. — Reuters pic BRASILIA, Sept 17 — Brazil’s Covid-unvaccinated President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday he will attend next week’s United Nations conclave in New York, effectively defying city authorities who recently announced…
bubmag
September 17, 2021
Brasilia

‘Only God will take me out of Brasilia’, defiant Bolsonaro says

Brazil’s far-right president riles up hundreds of thousands of his supporters at mass rallies denouncing Supreme Court. Sao Paulo, Brazil – Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians rallied across the country on Tuesday in support of far-right populist President Jair Bolsonaro and his embattled administration, while calling for the removal of…
bubmag
September 8, 2021
Brasilia

Trump’s allies want to help Bolsonaro make Brazil great again

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September 5, 2021
Brasilia

‘Brazilian beef ban may hit HK diners in the pocket’

A restaurant industry leader warned on Sunday that Brazil's decision to ban beef exports to China could see prices here rise by 30 percent or more. Brazil, which is the biggest source of beef for the SAR, announced the ban after detecting two cases of mad cow disease at separate…
bubmag
September 5, 2021
Brasilia

Yanomami shaman sees tough times ahead for Brazil's indigenous

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Shaman Davi Kopenawa, chief of the Yanomami people who live on Brazil's largest indigenous reservation, fears a pending Supreme Court decision on native land claims could worsen an onslaught of aggressive mining encouraged by President Jair Bolsonaro. "The machines will scrape off the skin of Mother Earth…
bubmag
August 31, 2021
Brasilia

Brazil governors express concern at Bolsonaro support among state police

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's state governors are concerned about military police turning out in support of President Jair Bolsonaro in an upcoming march, minutes published on Tuesday showed, as the far-right former army captain continues to sow doubt about next year's presidential election. Their concerns came to light in minutes…
bubmag
August 24, 2021