A man armed with a knife is holding five people hostage inside a bar in Lapa, Rio de Janeiro. The military and special police forces are trying to negotiate with the man.

Map. History of Brazil conflict

22 February 2020
A man armed with a knife is holding five people hostage inside a bar in Lapa, Rio de Janeiro. The military and special police forces are trying to negotiate with the man.
Latin American markets are experiencing a rout as anti-government protests spread. Brazil, Chile and Colombia's currencies have all weakened to record lows.2 month ago
Latin American markets are experiencing a rout as anti-government protests spread. Brazil, Chile and Colombia's currencies have all weakened to record lows.
Brazilian judge asked for the arrest of former Paraguayan president Horacio Cartes
Deliveries of S-400 missile defense system to India is on schedule, says Russia President Putin at BRICS2019
Putin, Xi meet on sidelines of Brasilia summit
Putin has arrived in Brazil for official visit and BRICS summit
Maduro officials in Brazil recognize @jguaido and deliver the embassy to @matebe
There'll be a special @OAS_official meeting tomorrow afternoon on Bolivia, at the request of Brazil, Canada, Colombia, the US and others
Bolsonaro rejected that Morales's resignation is a "coup"
In reaction, Cuba, Venezuela and @LulaOficial all condemning what they call a "coup" in Bolivia against @evoespueblo
3 month ago
Curitiba Judge Danilo Perreira Jr. orders Former Brazilian President @LulaOficial to be released from prison today.
Julio Borges announces the start of the Lima Group meeting
Brazilian Foreign Minister: Cuba is today the pillar of the Maduro regime
The Lima Group will meet this Friday in Brasilia to re-analyze the situation in Venezuela and the stagnation of a crisis that has led millions of people to leave the country.
The president of Brazil, @jairbolsonaro, said he expects Argentina to maintain political work similar to that of @mauriciomacri
Lula denounces that Brazil lost its sovereignty and blames Bolsonaro
3 month ago
Brazil says 17 killed in police raid in Manaus - AFP
Saudi Arabia informally invites Brazil to join OPEC, President Jair Bolsonaro says
Brazil will not recognize Bolivia's election results until a full audit is conducted
Jair Bolsonaro ordered the army to prepare for protests. The President of Brazil discussed with the Minister of Defense the possibility of a repeat of unrest in the country, similar to what is happening in Chile.
4 month ago
[email protected]: The joint statement released with President Bolsonaro in March makes absolutely clear that I support Brazil beginning the process for full OECD membership. The United States stands by that statement and stands by @jairbolsonaro. This article is FAKE NEWS
4 month ago
[email protected]: The joint statement released with President Bolsonaro in March makes absolutely clear that I support Brazil beginning the process for full OECD membership. The United States stands by that statement and stands by @jairbolsonaro. This article is FAKE NEWS
Brazil: crude oil spilled on the beaches is from Venezuela
4 month ago
[email protected]: .Court Justice & I turned him down (he's been terrible ever since), Shep Smith, @donnabrazile (who gave Crooked Hillary the debate questions & got fired from @CNN), & others, @FoxNews doesn't deliver for US anymore. It is so different than it used to be. Oh well, I'm President
Governments of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Paraguay and Peru express their support for @Lenin in Ecuador and reject any action aimed at destabilizing Latin American democracies by the Maduro regime
Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and four more countries give "firm support" to Moreno in Ecuador (statement)
Bolsonaro says that "it is a fallacy to say that the Amazon is a world heritage site"
Bolsonaro at the UN: Brazil is suffering from the Venezuelan crisis
Brazilian climate strikers take aim at Bolsonaro for Amazon fires
Maduro called Bolsonaro "extremist and being a kind of South American Hitler"
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