Former Brazil's Attorney-General Andre Luiz de Almeida Mendonca, attends a...

Brazil's Senate approves Bolsonaro's Supreme Court pick

BRASILIA (Reuters) -Brazil's Senate on Wednesday approved President Jair Bolsonaro's "terribly Evangelical" pick for a spot on the Supreme Court, adding a conservative voice to the 11-member panel to represent the views of the country's vast religious right.

Mexico to ask Brazilians for visas beginning in December

Mexico announced on Friday that from mid-December it will require Brazilians to obtain visas to enter the country as tourists amid the increase in migrants transiting through the North American country to reach the United States.

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Brazil to shut its borders to six African countries

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) -Brazil will shut its borders to travelers arriving from six southern African countries, the chief of staff to President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday, the latest in a slew of major nations to announce restrictions meant to combat the newly identified Omicron variant of the coronavirus.