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Prosecutors launch probe into Bolsonaro’s pandemic response

Today, federal prosecutors open preliminary investigation into how Bolsonaro is handling of the coronavirus collapse in the Amazon. Vale signs bumper compensation agreement for Brumadinho tragedy. Foreign investors have renewed interest in Brazilian stocks.

Bolsonaro faces possible investigation on pandemic handling

At the request of left-wing parties, Brazil’s Federal Prosecution Office has opened a preliminary probe into President Jair Bolsonaro’s conduct regarding the health crisis in northern states Amazonas and Pará. The birthplace of a new coronavirus variant, the region has experienced a brutal second wave of infections — and Manaus, the biggest city in the Amazon, has run...

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