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🔫 Brazil finally signs off on Arms Trade Treaty

Good morning! Today, we talk about the decree making Brazil part of the Arms Trade Treaty. The first steps of the electoral campaign. And Brazil’s latest move to fight monkeypox.

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Bolsonaro signs off on Arms Trade Treaty

Bolsonaro signs off on Arms Trade Treaty
President Jair Bolsonaro makes his signature gesture: a pistol with his thumb and forefinger. Photo: Danilo Verpa/Folhapress

President Jair Bolsonaro signed a decree that finally includes Brazil into the United Nations’ Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), a landmark agreement that regulates the cross-border trade in conventional arms. The country signed the treaty...

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