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Brazil charges former Vale president, 15 people and two companies for intentional homicide

Christian Fernsby ▼ | January 21, 2020
The Public Prosecutor of Minas Gerais chareged Fabio Schvartsman, former president of Vale, 15 more people and companies Vale and TÜV SÜD for the crime of intentional homicide.
Vale dam in Brumadinho
Business in Brazil   Vale dam in Brumadinho
The task force investigating the rupture of the Vale dam in Brumadinho distributed the complaint to the court this morning.

Topics: Brazil Vale homicide

Dam I of the Córrego do Feijão mine ruptured almost a year ago, on January 25, 2019, leaving 270 victims. Of these, 259 were identified by the Civil Police of Minas Gerais. Firefighters search for 11 missing persons in the country's largest search operation.