Bolsonaro using virus against indigenous people: leader

Bolsonaro using virus against indigenous people: leader

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - The impact of the new coronavirus has spared no one in Brazil, including in the Amazon rainforest, where iconic indigenous leader Raoni Metuktire accuses President Jair Bolsonaro of using the pandemic to eradicate his people.Known for his colorful feather headdresses and the large disc inserted in his lower lip, chief Raoni is one of the most famous defenders of the Amazon and the indigenous peoples who live there.Now in his 90s, he has traveled the world raising awareness about the threat posed by deforestation.But he is riding out the coronavirus pandemic in his villag...


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