Brazil's Bolsonaro launches his own party in political gambit
Thursday, 21 November 2019 () Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro launched a new political party on Thursday, the Alliance for Brazil (APB), under the banner of fighting graft and advancing Christian values, in a move that threatened to further fragment his base.
Development, most of it illegal, destroyed more than 9700 square kilometers of the Brazilian Amazon rainforest. A government estimate shows that the destruction has increased 30 percent from the previous year. According to Science magazine, it currently is the highest rate of deforestation since...
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's lawmaker son Eduardo, once considered for the post of ambassador to the United States, was suspended by his party on Tuesday... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India