Bolsonaro gives Brazil farm ministry powers on indigenous land, in win for farmers

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro /File Photo

RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA (Reuters) – New Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro issued an executive order on Wednesday making the Agriculture Ministry responsible for deciding on lands claimed by indigenous peoples, in a victory for agribusiness that will likely enrage environmentalists. The temporary decree, which will expire unless it is ratified within 120 days by Congress, strips […]

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