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Health Minister sacking a matter of ‘when’, not ‘if’

We’re covering the imminent departure of Brazil’s Health Minister. The next state in line for a healthcare collapse. And a relief package in the works for troubled sectors.

The president and his Health Minister in a game of chicken

After weeks of brewing tensions between himself and the president, it seems that Luiz Henrique Mandetta’s tenure as Brazil’s Health Minister will come to an end either today or tomorrow. In a bizarre press conference yesterday that did little to shed light on anti-Covid-19 strategies, the minister and his two main deputies discussed their imminent departures and the problems created...

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