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The Battle of Belo Monte

On 12 January 2014, TV Folha broadcast a special programme ‘The Battle of Belo Monte’ a live reporting of the largest and most controversial infrastructure project of the Lula and Dilma governments. This video is a compilation of the three sections of the programme: The Construction Site, Altamira and People Affected. In December, a 2013 a special multimedia edition was published, with photos, videos and more than 20 pages of text to help readers understand the polemics surrounding the project. More can be read at:

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Video: TV Folha 2014 (in Portuguese)


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