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A infografia mostra as taxas de homicídios no Brasil e detalhes do decreto.
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BRASIL

Bolsonaro alivia lei das armas no Brasil, líder mundial nos homicídios

January 16, 2019 - January 27, 2019 - O Presidente Jair Bolsonaro assinou um decreto a tornar mais fácil
a posse de armas de fogo pelos brasileiros, cumprindo uma promessa
de campanha de facilitar a lei no país com mais homicídios do mundo.

The decree, which does not require congressional approval, scraps the requirement that Brazilians need to prove their “effective need” to own a firearm. Prospective gun owners must still meet other requirements, such as not having a criminal record, taking a psychological exam, a course at a gun club and being at least 25 years old.

Brazil is one of the most violent countries in the world, with a murder rate of over 30 homicides per 100,000 people, compared with around five per 100,000 in the United States, according to Bloomberg News.

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PUBLISHED: 18/01/2019; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Associated Press
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