Amazon deforestation soars amid pandemic lockdowns

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Published on June 11, 2020 - Duration: 02:44s

Amazon deforestation soars amid pandemic lockdowns

Environmentalists in Brazil are denouncing an acceleration of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest that they say is directly linked to the coronavirus pandemic.

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