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Brumadinho one week on; 110 dead, sirens “were engulfed by mud”

Good morning! Brumadinho one week on; 110 dead, sirens “were engulfed by mud.” Congress returns from holidays and elects its leaders. A strong January for Brazilian markets.


Brumadinho one week on; 110 dead, sirens “were engulfed by mud”

One week after the tailings dam failure at a Vale-controlled

mine in Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, the death toll has risen to 110 and 238 are still missing. At this late stage, the chances of finding any survivors are almost impossible. No-one has been found alive since Saturday. The human tragedy of the catastrophe cannot be understated. The town of Brumadinho has...

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