Weekly Report - 06 January 2022 (WR-22-01)

BRAZIL: Bahia under water, Bolsonaro under fire

Parts of Brazil’s north-eastern state of Bahia had been suffering from heavy rains and floods for several weeks already when the situation deteriorated severely over Christmas. Hundreds of thousands of people have been affected by the rains in over 150 municipalities, with many losing their homes; state governor Rui Costa has described the floods as “the biggest natural disaster in Bahia’s history”.

End of preview - This article contains approximately 1067 words.

Subscribers: Log in now to read the full article

Not a Subscriber?

Choose from one of the following options

LatinNews
Intelligence Research Ltd.
167-169 Great Portland Street,
5th floor,
London, W1W 5PF - UK
Phone : +44 (0) 203 695 2790
Contact
You may contact us via our online contact form
Copyright © 2022 Intelligence Research Ltd. All rights reserved.