Operation by Federal Police, Federal Highway Police, National Indian Foundation and federal prosecutors removed the 70 people who illegally occupied indigenous land in the northwestern region of Mato Grosso.
April 6, 2014
Decision determines that Funai must finalize all demarcation process within two years. The process has dragged on since 2007.
April 15, 2021
British mining giant Anglo American made copper mining research applications on the Sawré Muybu Indigenous Territory, in the Brazilian Amazon, without consulting them.
May 16, 2013
The government of Dilma tries to correct past mistakes, expelling seven thousand farmers and settlers, and turning the area in Xavante reserve.