Between Guyana and Brazil, an uncontrollable border (2/4)

Published on: 06/17/2022 – 11:59 13:00 REPORTERS © FRANCE 24 Every day, nearly 3,000 canoes cross the Oyapock River, which serves as the natural demarcation in South America between Brazil and French Guiana. The banks of the river are the scene of trafficking, illegal immigration and illegal gold panning. Residents are playing cat and mouse … Read more

The Netherlands claims a Russian spy planned to infiltrate the International Criminal Court

Published on: 06/17/2022 – 02:54 The Dutch intelligence service said on Thursday it discovered a Russian military agent attempting to use a false identity to infiltrate the International Criminal Court (ICC) which is investigating war crimes charges in Ukraine. Sergey Vladimirovich Cherkasov created an elaborate cover story going back years to try to enter the … Read more

Family, friends pay tribute to Bruno Pereira and Dom Phillips | Crime News

Relatives of Dom Phillips said they were “heartbroken” by the murder of British journalist and Brazilian indigenous expert Bruno Pereira, a day after remains were discovered in a remote area of ​​Brazil’s Amazon region where the couple disappeared. Brazilian police said Wednesday night they recovered human remains from a grave in the jungle where they … Read more

Human remains found buried in Amazon as brothers ‘confess to killing British journalist’

It came amid reports a key witness had described to detectives hearing gunfire in the same area. Local broadcaster Band News, citing federal police sources, said the suspects ambushed the two men on the river and killed them, before dismembering the bodies, setting them on fire and throwing them in a ditch . Reports cannot … Read more

Police: Amazon fisherman confesses to killing missing couple

MANUS, Brazil — A fisherman confessed to killing a British journalist and an indigenous expert in the Brazilian Amazon and took police to a site where human remains were found, a federal investigator has said, ending 10 days of suspense as the teams were looking for the missing pair. Authorities said Wednesday night without giving … Read more

Suspect confesses to killing missing pair on Amazon, leads authorities to bodies, Brazilian official says

A Brazilian federal police investigator reported late Wednesday that a suspect confessed to shooting and killing an indigenous expert and a British journalist in a remote part of the Amazon. The suspect led officers to where the two men’s bodies were buried, the investigator said. Police told a news conference in the Amazon city of … Read more

Brazil suspect admits killing couple missing on Amazon

MANUS, Brazil — A federal police investigator said late Wednesday that a suspect confessed to shooting and killing an indigenous expert and a journalist in a remote part of the Amazon and took officers to where the bodies were buried. Police told a news conference in the Amazon city of Manaus that the prime suspect … Read more

‘Human remains’ found in search of Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira, says Brazilian minister

SAO PAULO – Brazilian police on Wednesday located “human remains” at an excavation site where they were looking for Dom Phillips and Bruno Araujo Pereira, Brazilian Justice Minister Anderson Torres said on social media. Phillips, a British journalist, and Pereira, a Brazilian indigenous affairs expert, have been missing in Vale do Javari, a remote region … Read more

Brazilian police say bodies found on Amazon after suspect confesses to killing missing men

Published on: 06/16/2022 – 02:03 Police have found human remains in their search for British journalist Dom Phillips and Brazilian indigenous expert Bruno Pereira after a suspect confessed to killing them in the Amazon rainforest, investigators said on Wednesday. The suspect, a fisherman who had clashed with Pereira over his efforts to curb illegal fishing … Read more

Brazilian official: Police find human remains in Amazon search

A federal police officer escorts a suspect to a river in the area where indigenous expert Bruno Pereira and freelance British journalist Dom Phillips disappeared, in Atalaia do Norte, Amazonas state, Brazil, Wednesday, June 15, 2022. The Federal police said in a statement Tuesday night that they have arrested a second suspect in connection with … Read more