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High-level Brazilian envoys in US to discuss Amazon fires

Seattle Times Friday, 30 August 2019
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says his son, a congressman and foreign minister are in the United States to discuss possible U.S. aid for Brazil amid devastating fires in the Amazon region. Bolsonaro said Friday that he had asked U.S. President Donald Trump for “help” and that Trump had said “he […]
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