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Brazilian President Bolsonaro defends firing of health minister

Al Jazeera Saturday, 18 April 2020
At new health minister's inauguration, Bolsonaro doubled down on plan to end restrictions and reopen Brazil's economy.
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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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