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Brazil's Bolsonaro removes Albuquerque as head of Mines and Energy Ministry

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BRASILIA, May 11 (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro removed Bento Albuquerque from his role as Mines and Energy Minister in the early hours of Wednesday, an official gazette publication showed. Economy Ministry official Adolfo Sachsida will replace him, according to the annoucement.

(Reporting by Lisandra Paraguassu; Writing by Gabriel Araujo; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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