5 months ‘Brazil extinguishing fires’ Manilatimes |World
WASHINGTON, D.C.: Brazil’s foreign minister said his country is successfully extinguishing the fires in the Amazon region that have generated international concern after discussing the situation with President Donald Trump on Friday at the White House. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said earlier in the day that his son and Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo were heading to Washington to discuss possible US. aid in fighting the fires. The far-right president said he asked Trump for help and the US. president had said that “he couldn’t make a decision without hearing from Brazil.” Araujo told reporters after meeting with Trump that the ... more