Brazil’s president Bolsonaro tells the world not to interfere during amazon fires. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro admits farmers could be illegally setting the rainforest ablaze. But also told foreign powers not to interfere. Mr. Bolsonaro, a long-time climate change scepter, accused non-governmental organizations of firing up his government’s image.
Moreover, he says that brazil lacks resources to control the fires. The Amazon is bigger than Europe, how will you fight criminal fires in such an area? French President Emmanuel Macron and United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres both expressed concern about the fires that have reached a record number this year on twitter. But the Brazilian president responded with anger. Furthermore, he says that these countries send money here, They don’t send it out of charity. … They send it with the aim of interfering with our sovereignty, “he said in a Facebook Live broadcast.
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