Gulf Times - Amazon-fires
Amazon countries discuss strategy for preservation of rainforest

Amazon countries discuss strategy for preservation of rainforest

The measures "will have to be taken not only by the Amazon countries, but also by the nations in the region and the international community in general"

Brazil announces South American meeting on Amazon, takes Chile's help

Brazil announces South American meeting on Amazon, takes Chile's help

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defense of the Amazon rainforest,

Brazil to only accept G7 Amazon aid if Macron withdraws 'insults'

Brazil to only accept G7 Amazon aid if Macron withdraws 'insults'

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to retract "insults" against him

G7 wrestles with Iran, Amazon fires and trade, but own unity shaky

G7 wrestles with Iran, Amazon fires and trade, but own unity shaky

G7 leaders close their summit Monday with discussion of world problems including the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest, but overshadowed by President Donald Trump's trade wars ...

Brazil's army fights Amazon fires after hundreds more flare up

Brazil's army fights Amazon fires after hundreds more flare up

Brazil on Sunday deployed two C-130 Hercules aircraft to douse fires devouring parts of the Amazon rainforest, as hundreds of new blazes were ignited ahead of nationwide protests over the destruction.

Pope calls for global commitment to put out Amazon fires

Pope calls for global commitment to put out Amazon fires

Pope Francis on Sunday called for a global commitment to put out the fires in the Amazon, saying the area was essential for the health of the planet.

Amid global pressure, Brazil's Bolsonaro looks to send army to fight Amazon fires

Amid global pressure, Brazil's Bolsonaro looks to send army to fight Amazon fires

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as international condemnation and pressure mounted for tough action