Bolsonaro to send troops to Amazon amidst international pressure over wildfires

Published August 24, 2019 708 Plays

Rumble / Trending NewsBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he will deploy federal troops with appropriate equipment to fight the fires in the Amazon rainforest, blaming dryer-than-normal weather for the spike in fire outbreaks this year. Mia Womersley reports