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# jair-bolsonaro - Today’s News

Bolsonaro says it's a 'lie' that fires are ravaging the Amazon

Data from his own government shows the number of blazes in the rainforest is rising.

# jair-bolsonaro - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Brazil's Supreme Court has ordered President Bolsonaro to wear face masks in public

The ruling applies whenever he is outdoors in the capital of Brasilia.

# jair-bolsonaro - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Brazil facing claims it's trying to hide scale of crisis as it stops publishing running total of Covid-19 deaths

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tweeted yesterday that disease totals are “not representative” of the country’s current situation.

# jair-bolsonaro - Friday 13 March, 2020

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro tests negative for coronavirus

Bolsonaro’s communications chief tested positive for Covid-19 after last weekend’s trip to the US during which both men met with Donald Trump.

# jair-bolsonaro - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Tens of thousands of fires are burning in the Amazon - here's what you need to know

There is huge concern about the local, national and international impact of the fires.

# jair-bolsonaro - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to €18 million G7 offer if Macron 'withdraws insults'

Macron and Bolsonaro have been engaged in a diplomatic spat in recent days.

# jair-bolsonaro - Monday 26 August, 2019

Macron attacks Bolsonaro after sexist Facebook post about his wife

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was responding to a Facebook post which sought to compare both leaders’ wives.

# jair-bolsonaro - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Over 1,500 new fires ignited in Amazon rainforest, official data shows

43,000 troops are have been made available to combat the fires.

# jair-bolsonaro - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Brazilian president deploys army to fight Amazon fires and prevent illegal deforestation

Global condemnation on Bolsonaro’s perceived inaction to date on the fires is growing.

# jair-bolsonaro - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Record number of Amazon wildfires lit on purpose, claims president of Brazil

Nearly 73,000 forest fires have been reported in the country so far this year.

# jair-bolsonaro - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

From The42 'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms Not Having It

'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms

Ecuadoran official Roddy Zambrano was thrust into the spotlight after last week’s semi-final between Argentina and Brazil.

# jair-bolsonaro - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival

The 40-second clip was reportedly filmed at the country’s famous Carnival festival.

# jair-bolsonaro - Thursday 17 January, 2019

From The Daily Edge 'Bad Brazilian'? Gisele Bündchen doesn't think she is - just a gal looking to save the trees Bad Brazilian

'Bad Brazilian'? Gisele Bündchen doesn't think she is - just a gal looking to save the trees

A war of words broke out over her perceived ‘slacktivism’.

# jair-bolsonaro - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

'Trump of the Tropics': Jair Bolsonaro praised as he is sworn in as Brazil's new president

“The USA is with you!” Trump tweeted out today in response to Bolsonaro’s inauguration speech.

# jair-bolsonaro - Saturday 3 November, 2018

'The vote was built on hate': Brazilians in Ireland react to election of far-right president Bolsonaro

The far-right politician has previously said he is “very proud” to be homophobic.

# jair-bolsonaro - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

'Tropical Trump': Who is Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro?

Bolsonaro garnered just over 55% in Sunday’s election.

# jair-bolsonaro - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Polarising presidential candidates seek broader appeal ahead of Brazil's run-off election

The two remaining candidates launched rejigged campaigns this week.

# jair-bolsonaro - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Brazil is choosing a new president ... Here's what you need to know

Voting today was to start at 8am (11am Irish time). Initial results are expected late this evening.

# jair-bolsonaro - Friday 7 September, 2018

Brazil's presidential frontrunner stabbed at campaign rally

The popular right-wing candidate suffered multiple wounds in the attack.