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Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro fires health minister over coronavirus response

SBS Friday, 17 April 2020
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has fired his health minister following tensions between the two over the country's coronavirus response.
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired his health minister on Thursday after clashing with him over how to fight the new coronavirus, and again called for states to end stay-at-home orders that he said were hurting the economy. Libby Hogan reports.

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