Many uneasy about economy as Brazil elects Bolsonaro

Analysts say it won’t be easy for Jair Bolsonaro to put into practice many of his campaign promises.


    Brazil's new president-elect has announced his first foreign trip. Jair Bolsonaro says he will visit Chile, followed by the United States and Israel.

    Bolsonaro won more than 55 percent of the vote in Sunday's election. But many fear he will push his right-wing, populist agenda once in power.

    Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo has more from Rio de Janeiro.


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    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

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    For Ethiopia, a new dam holds the promise of much-needed electricity; for Egypt, the fear of a devastating water crisis.