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Rieli Franciscato, a government official and leading expert on isolated Amazon tribes,  in the forest near the Uru Eu Wau Wau reservation in the state of Rondonia, Brazil in  April 2019. Mr Franciscato was killed on Thursday. Photograph: Alberto Veiga/Reuters

A top expert on isolated Amazon tribes in Brazil was killed by an arrow that struck him in the chest as he approached an indigenous group, friends an(...)

View of a burnt area of forest in Altamira, Para state, Brazil, on August 27th. Photograph:  Joao Laet/AFP/Getty Images

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defence of the Amazon r(...)

A screen shot from a video showing the uncontacted indigenous man who has lived alone in an Amazon forest for at least 22 years.

Remarkable footage has been released of an uncontacted indigenous man who has lived alone in an Amazon forest for at least 22 years. Semi-naked and (...)