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  1. Severe birth defects in Brazil worry doctorsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    NEW YORK/BRASILIA - Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by the severity of a small number of cases they have reviewed from Brazil. Consultations among doctors in Brazil and the United States have increased in the last two weeks, and some of the leading authorities on the condition are finding patterns of unusual devastation in scans of the newborns' malformed brains.

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  2. Hanegbi: Dayan won't be ambassador to Brazil; send him somewhere elseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    "This is an unprecedented decision," Hanegbi said of Brazil's behavior. "This isn't a personal insult towards Dayan or the Israeli government, it's about the interests of the State of Israel."

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  3. Insight - Doctors puzzle over severity of defects in some Brazilian babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by the severity of a small number of cases they have reviewed from Brazil. Rosana Vieira Alves bathes her 4-month-old daughter Luana Vieira, who was born with microcephaly, at their home in Olinda, Brazil, February 4, 2016.

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  4. Doctors puzzle over severity of defects in some Brazilian babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    NEW YORK/BRASILIA: Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by the severity of a small number of cases they have reviewed from Brazil. Consultations among doctors in Brazil and the United States have increased in the last two weeks, and some of the leading authorities on the condition are finding patterns of unusual devastation in scans of the newborns' malformed brains.

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  5. Settler leader 'will not be envoy to Brazil,' top Likud MK admitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Rebuffed for months by Sao Paulo, former settler leader Dani Dayan will not become Israel's ambassador to Brazil, Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee chairman Tzachi Hanegbi finally acknowledged on Sunday, during a committee discussion on Brazil's refusal to accept Dayan's credentials. "We needn't delude ourselves, Dani Dayan will not be the ambassador to Brazil.

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  6. Money talks: China's Suning buys Teixeira on 50 mn eurosRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Xinhuanet

    China's transfer record kept tumbling as Jiangsu Suning splashed out 50 million euros to buy Brazilian midfielder Alex Teixeria on Friday. The record has been shattered four times by cash-rich Chinese Super League sides in a month, first by Brazilian Elkeson, the top scorer of Chinese and Asian champions Guangzhou Evergrande, sold to Shanghai SIPG on 18.5 million euros on Jan. 21. The 26-year-old Teixeira from Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk agreed to a four-year contract with the newest record.

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  7. Brazil opens Palestine Embassy after rejecting Israeli Squatter EnvoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Juan Cole

    The Palestinian Authority inaugurated its first embassy in the Western Hemisphere in Brasilia Wednesday amid a diplomatic row between Brazil and Israel. Representatives of Arab countries and Arab Brazilians attended the event, hosted on land donated to the PA by former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

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  8. Zika virus may be transmitted through saliva, urineRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    Brasilia, Feb 6 : Brazilian researchers found traces of zika virus in the saliva and urine of patients with symptoms of the disease, which means the virus is potentially transmissible via the two fluids, the media reported on Saturday. The announcement was made on Friday by Paulo Gavel, president of Brazil's world-renowned public health research institution Ossa Crud Foundation , Xinhua news agency reported.

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  9. Brazil states may be tempted to follow Eletrobras on privatizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    Feb 5 Cash-strapped Brazilian states, struggling with falling revenues during the worst recession in decades, may look to privatize power assets if state-controlled utility Eletrobras succeeds in selling distribution company Celg-D in March. The sell-off could be similar to the 1990s when President Fernando Henrique Cardoso sold federal government stakes in several utilities to help ease a fiscal crisis and open the way for investments to improve services.

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  10. Insane government news story of the day from BrazilRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Babalu Blog

    The lunacy of enabling terrorists officially now sanctioned by the Brazilian government. I suppose we can expect more of this .

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  11. Soccer Stadium Fumigated Over Zika Virus ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Daily Caller

    A general view of the national stadium in Brasilia before the start of a Switzerland training session ahead of their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match against Ecuador in this June 14, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino/Files An entire soccer stadium in Peru was fumigated Wednesday in a bid to stymie the spread of the Zika virus.

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  12. Brazil's anti-terror chiefs ready for 'worst' at Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Times of Israel

    Brazil may have so far escaped the radar of radical Islamist groups, but the Rio Olympics is taking no chances on terrorism when the Games start in six months. "We are on permanent alert.

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  13. Chinese club set to sign Teixeira for 50m eurosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | China Daily

    Brazilian forward Alex Teixeira is set to move to Chinese club Jiangsu Suning, his manager at Shakhtar Donetsk confirmed on Thursday. Shakhtar have accepted a transfer fee of 50 million euros to send Teixeira to Jiangsu Suning, Shakhtar boss Mircea Lucescu told ESPN Brazil.

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  14. Zika virus sparks abortion debate in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ABC News

    Activists believe women must be allowed to legally have abortions in cases where the baby is diagnosed with microcephaly, a condition linked to the virus. Guacira de Oliveira, a sociologist at CFEMEA, a leading feminist organisation in the capital, Brasilia, said a spike in abortions was inevitable.

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  15. While Brazil rejects Israeli envoy, it inaugurates Palestinian embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jerusalem Post

    A new building housing the first Palestinian Authority embassy in the Western Hemisphere was inaugurated in Brasilia. The PA's envoy to Brazil, Ibrahim Alzeben, led Wednesday's event, which was attended by leftwing Brazilian government officials, representatives of Arab countries and members of the local Arab community.

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  16. Embassy of 'Palestine' established in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The Palestinian Authority has established a new embassy in Brasilia, a first of its kind in first in the Americas. PA ambassador Ibrahim Alzeben led the opening event on Monday, and flag-raising ceremony on Tuesday.

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  17. Brazil's President Calls Zika a 'Real Threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    On Wednesday, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff said in a televised address that the virus has moved from a "distant nightmare" to a "real threat." She told residents that the government is working on a vaccine, but that right now mosquito prevention is the best course of action.

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  18. Who is Alex Teixeira?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Sky Sports

    Liverpool could be poised to make the biggest move of the January window with the signing of Brazilian Alex Teixeira from Shakhtar Donetsk. With Chelsea also thought to be interested in securing the services of the 26-year-old, we take a look at his background and what he would bring to the Premier League After making more than 50 league appearances for boyhood club Vasco da Gama, Teixeira joined Shakhtar as a 19-year-old in a deal worth 6m euros in 2010.

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  19. Palestinians Open Embassy in Brazil, First in Western HemisphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Forward

    The PA's envoy to Brazil, Ibrahim Alzeben, led Wednesday's event, which was attended by left-wing Brazilian government officials, representatives of Arab countries and members of the local Arab community. A week earlier, Alzeben attended the International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony held by the Jewish community in the Brazilian capital, saying "I could not be absent.

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  20. With no Israeli ambassador in Brazil, PA opens embassy thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Times of Israel

    The PA's envoy to Brazil, Ibrahim Alzeben, led Wednesday's event, which was attended by left-wing Brazilian government officials, representatives of Arab countries and members of the local Arab community. A week earlier, Alzeben attended the International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony held by the Jewish community in the Brazilian capital, saying "I could not be absent.

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