Brazil spokesman says Bolsonaro may visit Amazon region this week
Monday, 26 August 2019
Brazil's spokesman said on Monday president Jair Bolsonaro may visit the Amazon region later this week to check on the efforts to reduce forest fires.
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Brazil deployed around 44,000 soldiers to fight the rampant fired in the Amazon rainforest. Officials said they also dispatched two C-130 firefighting planes. Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research data documented over 70,000 fires in 2019. According to Gizmodo, that is an 80 percent plus... Brazil Deploys Troops to Fight Amazon Rainforest Wildfires 00:32
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