The motive for the shooting and the identity of the gunman were not immediately known.Full Story
In a letter read during a Workers Party event, Lula highlighted the violation of his right to a fair trial and the arbitrary conviction against him.Full Story
Ricardo Salles is linked to the group Endireita Brasil (Straighten Up Brazil), a civil organization that promotes ultra-conservative values.
U.S. laws and legal precedent limit the time migrant juveniles can be detained, so those caught crossing the border alone are often released to their parents or other close relatives.
Such a move by Bolsonaro, who takes office on Jan. 1, would be a sharp shift in Brazilian foreign policy, which has traditionally backed a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Some 20 million ancient Indigenous artifacts were lost in the tragic September fire in Rio de Janeiro.
For International Day of Human Rights, teleSUR reflects on the many lenses through which human rights can be viewed: environmental, feminist, and government violence.
Witnesses say hooded individuals invaded the Landless Workers’ Movement camp near the coast and shot two leaders to death.
The future president of Brazil addressed the "Conservative Summit of the Americas," organized by his son Eduardo Bolsonaro to gather delegates from a dozen countries in the region.
The Federal government in Brazil will take over the functions of the state Governor, until the end of the year.
The Human Rights, Family and Women Ministry in Brazil will be headed by an anti-abortionist.