270 Deaths Foretold: Report of the International Independent Commission of Inquiry on the Impact of the January 25, 2019 Brumadinho Dam Collapse

Marias daughter, Priscila, was 29 years old, and her body was found 79 days later. Edis husband was 58 years old, and his body was not found for four months. They were two of the 270 men and women who were killed by a wall of iron ore tailings that collapsed and liquefied at lunch time on January 25, 2019, pouring its toxic sludge over occupied buildings and townspeople in the southeastern Brazilian state of Minas Gerais.

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Categories: Brazil
Author: International Commission for Labor Rights