Brazil Weekly

Time may be running out for Brazil’s Foreign Minister

Brazil's Foreign Minister is hanging on by a thread amid pressure from Congress. Data shows trade with South America dwindling year on year

This week, Brazil’s Foreign Minister is hanging on by a thread amid pressure from Congress. Data shows trade with South America dwindling year on year.

Open season on the Foreign Minister

Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araújo has never been a well-regarded member of the Jair Bolsonaro cabinet. His appointment in late 2018 was frowned upon from the get-go by the economic libertarians in the Economy Ministry and the generals who make up a sizable portion of Mr. Bolsonaro’s advisors. In recent weeks, the anti-globalist, Sinophobic minister has been singled out by Congress as a major roadblock to Brazil...

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