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Government changes Environment Minister, not policies

Good morning! Today, Environment Minister Ricardo Salles resigned in a surprise move, but his replacement is unlikely to change policies. The government faces heat over dodgy Covaxin contract. Brazil sees new daily case record, and tightens borders.

Under investigation, Environment Minister Salles leaves the cabinet

Government changes Environment Minister, not policies
Ricardo Salles: running the cattle herd. Photo: Antonio Cruz/ABr

On Wednesday afternoon, Ricardo Salles resigned as Brazil’s Environment Minister. He currently faces two criminal investigations for...

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