5 statements from President Dilma Rousseff on modernisation of Brazilian Armed Forces

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The need to modernise and refit the Brazilian Armed Forces has been discussed for some time. With outdated equipment and little weaponry, the subject is increasingly getting more attention in the Planalto Palace since Dilma Rousseff took over the Presidency of the Republic. The country needs to invest in order to be able to defend itself in a possible war scenario, especially to protect its oil reserves and the Amazon Rainforest.See below five recent statements made by the President on the the...
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