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Made-in-Brazil Banned Cluster Bombs Are Maiming and Killing in the Middle East

On 15 February 2017, the Saudi Arabia-led coalition fired Brazilian-manufactured cluster munitions on three ...

Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff and UN secretary general Ban Ki-Moon

Brazil President Tells UN She Wants More Power for Developing Countries

President Dilma Rousseff criticized on September 24 the delay in providing developing countries with ...

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Brazil Signs Agreement with UN to Take Care of Its 7,000 Refugees

The Brazilian Federal Prosecution Service (MPF, in the Portuguese acronym) and the United Nations ...

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With UN’s Help Brazil Becomes Center of Fight Against Global Hunger

Brazil and the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) have joined forces to launch ...

Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff at UN

First Woman to Open UN General Assembly, Brazil President to Defend Palestine’s Statehood

Dilma Rousseff, the president of Brazil, will become on Wednesday the first woman ever ...

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Brazil Evicting Without Proper Compensation While Getting Ready for Olympics

Brazil is expected to displace and evict scores of people all around the country ...

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Brazil Blasts US and UN Security Council for Making All Decisions for World

Brazil’s Foreign minister, Celso Amorim, in rebutting criticism of Brazil and Turkey for the ...

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UN Calls for an End to Slavery in Brazil

An United Nations independent human rights expert has called Brazil to strengthen efforts to ...

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UN Praises Brazil and Mexico for Social Programs to Deal with Crisis

The United Nations development chief today stressed the need for good social policies to ...