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Brazil's Bolsonaro fuels spat with Europe,...

Brazil's Bolsonaro fuels spat with Europe,...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Brazil has found an ally in the United States where President Donald Trump praised Bolsonaro's handling...

Colombian troops kill 9 Farc dissidents...

Colombian troops kill 9 Farc dissidents...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 31 2019

President Ivan Duque said he had authorized the military operation in rural areas of Colombia's...

WHO: Amazon fires pose health risks...

WHO: Amazon fires pose health risks...

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Fri, Aug 30 2019

Patients with pre-existing conditions such as asthma, which can be aggravated by air pollution, are at...

Brazil's burning ban takes effect as...

Brazil's burning ban takes effect as...

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Fri, Aug 30 2019

Thousands of troops and firefighters have been deployed since the weekend to combat the fires

Brazil bans burning for two months to...

Brazil bans burning for two months to...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 29 2019

The blazes that have engulfed parts of the world's largest rainforest --have also sparked a diplomatic...

Toll rises to 28 in Mexico bar fire...

Toll rises to 28 in Mexico bar fire...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Many of the dead were dancers who worked there, according to managers

US ready to fight Amazon fires only...

US ready to fight Amazon fires only...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Bolsonaro has repeatedly clashed with European leaders, especially France's President Emmanuel Macron,...

Infographic: Amazon rainforest wildfires...

Infographic: Amazon rainforest wildfires...

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Wed, Aug 28 2019

President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil has angrily refused a $22 million aid package pledged by the G7 nations...

Archeologists find remains of 227 sacrificed...

Archeologists find remains of 227 sacrificed...

Latin America

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Archeologists have been digging since last year at the huge sacrificial site in Huanchaco, a beachside...

Peru, Colombia propose emergency Amazon...

Peru, Colombia propose emergency Amazon...

Latin America

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Peru President Martin Vizcarra and his Colombian counterpart Ivan Duque called for an urgent meeting...

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to foreign aid...

Brazil's Bolsonaro open to foreign aid...

Latin America

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Bolsonaro has been involved in an escalating war of words with Macron over the worst fires to hit the...

New fires rage in Amazon as Brazil military...

New fires rage in Amazon as Brazil military...

Latin America

Tue, Aug 27 2019

Two C-130 Hercules aircraft carrying thousands of liters of water began dousing fires on Sunday

More fires flare up in Amazon as Brazil...

More fires flare up in Amazon as Brazil...

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Mon, Aug 26 2019

Two C-130 Hercules aircraft carrying thousands of liters of water on Sunday began dousing fires devouring...

Brazil asks diplomats to fix image as...

Brazil asks diplomats to fix image as...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Members of the public sent strong messages to Brazilian embassies, regarding the Amazon fire.

Infographic: Amazon rainforest...

Infographic: Amazon rainforest...

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Sat, Aug 24 2019

There have been more than 72,800 fires in Brazil this year, with more than half in the Amazon region...

Why is part of the Amazon burning?

Why is part of the Amazon burning?

Latin America

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The dramatic scale of this year's fires is the result of a significant acceleration of deforestation...

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil...

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The fires in the world's largest rainforest have sparked street protests around the planet

UN, France raise concern over Amazon...

UN, France raise concern over Amazon...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Official figures show nearly 73,000 forest fires were recorded in Brazil in the first eight months of...

Gunmen kill 5 detainees held in Mexico...

Gunmen kill 5 detainees held in Mexico...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 3 2019

The group opened fire on the five unidentified men in their cells at Guanjuanto state police station...

57 dead in Brazil prison riot

57 dead in Brazil prison riot

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Tue, Jul 30 2019

Prisoners belonging to the Comando Classe A gang set fire to a cell containing inmates from the rival...

Mexico to help create 20,000 jobs in...

Mexico to help create 20,000 jobs in...

Latin America

Sun, Jul 28 2019

There has been a surge this year in migrant apprehensions on the US southern border with Mexico