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Untouchable Environment Minister escapes police threat

This morning, the Environment Minister flexes his muscles and outmaneuvers the police. Massive agricultural credit program could cause huge problems for Bolsonaro. And the president has found a new coronavirus “miracle treatment.”

Federal Police change shows Environment Minister’s strength

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Environment Ministry finds logging yard in Pará. Photo: Marcio Isensee/Shutterstock

The Federal Police in Amazonas state announced it will swap out its superintendent, immediately after the force issued charges against Environment Minister Ricardo Salles. He is...

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