Tag: military

    Lula aviator

    Brazil in an Arms Race? No, It’s Just Housekeeping!

    The choice of Latin American countries to buy fighter planes has brought about much ...

    Dassault factory

    Unions in France Oppose Brazil Getting Military Technology

    Workers unions from France are not pleased with the transfer of military technology to ...

    Presidents Uribe and Lula

    After US Agreement Colombia Wants Military Rapprochement to Brazil

    Brazil and other South American countries are being welcomed by Colombia to increase military ...

    Deodoro da Fonseca, Brazil's first president

    A Call to Arms from a Brazilian in Exile

    Following its independence from Portugal in 1822 the political entity called the “Empire of ...

    Russian president Medvedev in Brazil

    Russia Wants Joint Ventures with Brazil in Space and Defense

    Currently on a Latin American tour to expand alliances and business opportunities, the president ...

    FAB, Brazilian Air Force

    Brazil & Neighbors Are Beefing Up Their Armed Forces. No Arms Race, They Say

    Brazil, its Latin American neighbors and US officials may deny it, but there is ...

    Russian jet fighter

    Brazil and Russia to Jointly Build Jet Fighters and Satellite Launchers

    Russia and Brazil signed an agreement on Tuesday, April 15, to jointly develop top-line ...

    Cover of Brazil's Veja magazine

    Brazilian Armed Forces Complain of Obsolete and Broken Equipment and Low Wages

    Brazil's armed forces, the largest military in Latin America, are badly equipped, demoralized over ...

    Down with the dictatorship, writes a tagger in 1968 Brazil

    The Military and the Rural Elite Unholy Alliance Maintains Brazil Poor and Unequal

    A very strong traditional establishment governed Brazil since its colonization. Arguably, the most powerful ...