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Vaccine controversy threatening Bolsonaro’s future

Happy Monday! Covaxin drama has the Bolsonaro government reeling. Tensions simmer between truckers and the government, but major national strike is unlikely.

How the Covaxin scandal affects Bolsonaro’s re-election

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Government whip Ricardo Barros is suspected of trying to make a buck from Covaxin deal. Photo: Fabio Pozzebom/ABr

One week ago, it appeared that the Senate’s hearings committee into the government’s pandemic response was running out of steam. Now, perhaps for the first time since work...

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