Lula seeks his place in Brazilian politics | International

He said nothing. It was unnecessary. The expression of the Brazilian Nanci Ramos Menezes, 64, said it all. His face was one of deep disappointment. When he heard that former President Lula da Silva, 74, was not going to arrive, that he was canceling his presence at the event where he had been waiting for […]

Sobral, a Brazilian city hostage to striking police officers | International

Sobral, a city of just over 200,000 inhabitants of northeastern Brazil, has been for 13 days the epicenter of a serious security crisis that has caused surreal scenes. Cid Gomes, a city-born senator and an opponent of President Jair Bolsonaro, was shot to death when he tried to break into an enclosure of striking policemen […]

Brazil will readmit Cuban doctors to not be able to fill vacancies | International

The Brazilian Government is preparing to hire again part of the 1,800 Cuban doctors who remain in the country after a cooperation agreement with Havana was broken in November 2018 after the attacks of the now president, Jair Bolsonaro, who accused the professionals of forming “guerrilla nuclei”. However, there are 757 vacancies due to the […]

Pemex former director Emilio Lozoya arrested in Spain | International

Emilio Lozoya, Enrique Peña Nieto (center) and then Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray during a commercial tour abroad. PHOTO: EP | VIDEO: REUTERS Emilio Lozoya, director of the Mexican state oil company Pemex during the Administration of Enrique Peña Nieto and one of the main ones indicated by the bribe plot of the Brazilian construction […]

Artists and intellectuals, against the censorship of the Bolsonaro Government | Opinion

The undersigned denounced the attacks on Brazilian democratic institutions committed by the Government of Jair Bolsonaro. Since January 1, 2019, when Bolsonaro assumed power as president of Brazil, we have witnessed an authoritarian escalation, reflected in a systematic attempt to control and restrict several Brazilian cultural, scientific and educational institutions, as well as the press. […]

Bilbo signs three Brazilian players in search of salvation

The Bilbo Women’s Futsal has hired three Brazilian players for this second leg of the season in the First Division. They join like this, to reinforce the template, to the Finnish Senni Virem, who already debuted last Saturday on the track of the University of Alicante. José Andrés Muñoz thus has four new players to […]