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Germany, Norway halt aid funding over Brazil’s Amazon policies

At least two European countries freeze donations to Amazon Fund over record fires under Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro’s administration.

The fires in Brazil‘s Amazonia region have caused tension between Brazil and the European Union.

At least two European countries have frozen donations to what is called the Amazon Fund.

It is a move that could affect dozens of environmental projects.

Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo reports from Itapua in Brazil.