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Brazil halts Amazon fires amid investor pressure

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Brazil halts Amazon fires amid investor pressure

Brazil halts Amazon fires amid investor pressure

Brazil's government announced on Thursday it planned to ban setting fires in the Amazon for 120 days, in a meeting with global investors to address their rising concerns over destruction of the rainforest.

Ciara Lee reports


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