Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: O Globo / GDA / Zuma Press / TNS Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: O Globo / GDA / Zuma Press / TNS
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: O Globo / GDA / Zuma Press / TNS
Brazil

Brazil’s indigenous leaders move to sue President Jair Bolsonaro for ‘crimes against humanity’

  • Activists are pushing to add ecocide to crimes prosecuted by the International Criminal Court, alongside genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes
  • The suit said the ‘destruction of the Amazon forest … was a direct danger not only for Brazilians but for all humanity’

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Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: O Globo / GDA / Zuma Press / TNS Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: O Globo / GDA / Zuma Press / TNS
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: O Globo / GDA / Zuma Press / TNS
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