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There was a party in Bahia this Saturday (2). July 2 marks the date when the Portuguese army definitely left Braziland the country strengthened its independence.

Through the streets of El Salvador, memories of the heroes and bloody battles of the Brazilian independence struggle. A war that lasted a year and a half until the Portuguese troops were permanently expelled from Brazil.

“There was a unification of forces between sections of the population. urban sectors, rural sectors, slaves, freedmen, Indians, Caboclos, men, women. Everyone wanted to fight for something they didn’t really know what it was, whose name was freedom. Freedom at all costs because the Portuguese began to intensify their strategies of oppression and domination,” explains Milton Moura, a historian at the UFBA.

Three women played a decisive role in this fight. So much so that in 2018 they were officially announced heroines of the fatherland. One of them, Joanna Angelicathe abbess of the monastery, which became the scene of one of the bloodiest battles in the struggle for independence.

It was here that the Brazilians took refuge, who did not accept the decision of Portugal to change the commander of the armed forces of Brazil. And there the Portuguese killed Joana Angelica, who tried to prevent the invasion of the monastery. Inside the monastery is a tomb with the remains of mortals.

“She was a woman warrior, a tough woman who wanted to conquer the women’s space, where men didn’t let women stand out,” says salesman Anderson Santana.

At the other end of the Bay of All Saints, the heroine was a clam Maria Felipeleader of the women of Itaparica.

“She, along with a group of women, would have run right into the Portuguese soldiers, and also would have approached the boat directly to the Portuguese ships and set them on fire,” says historian Milton Moura.

The declaration of independence on 7 September 1822 did not end the war. The bloodiest battles took place after Scream of Ipiranga. By the end of the year, reinforcements arrived, sent by Dom Pedro. The Portuguese left El Salvador on ships only the following year, on July 2, 1823. On this day, since 1824, a parade has been held to commemorate the victory, tracing the path of the entrance of the army of volunteers.

In 2022, the ceremony was marked by the return of celebrations and popular participation. Thousands of people came out to watch the civil procession through the streets of the historic center.

The parade was also accompanied by Brazilian presidential candidates. Former PT president Lula was next to VP candidate Geraldo Alkmin. Ciro Gomez of PDT followed him, accompanied by an escort. Simone Tebet from MDB also participated in the procession with political leaders. Elsewhere in the city, President Jair Bolsonaro took a motorcycle tour with his supporters.

“It was a historic city tour, very important for our independence. It’s exciting after two years,” says retired Raimunda Marquez.

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Portuguese manager Paulo Fonseca made his debut under Lille in the French football league this Sunday, beating Auxerre 4-1 in the first round of the competition.

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current champion, Porto showed its strength in the 2022/23 season of the Portuguese championship. Thanks to a goal and help from Brazilian Evanilson, the Dragons thrashed Maritima 5-1 this Saturday at home.

Top scorer Taremi opened the scoring. In the 12th minute, he received the ex-forward of Fluminense on the right flank and touched the goalkeeper’s exit. At 39 years old, Evanilson got his way by taking a right hand from Joao Mario, dominating and finishing well. Back in the first stage, Taremi scored his second goal of the day after rebounding a shot from Danny Loader.

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In the second stage, Spanish defender Ivan Marcano made Porto fourth in the 23rd minute. He took advantage of a rebound from a Galeno shot and a head into the corner of goalkeeper Miguel Silva.

Spaniard Tony Martinez finished fifth at the age of 30 with a header from Joao Mario’s next pass in the game. In the end, the Brazilian team, ex-Inter and Vasco, Claudio Vinck, scored for the Maritima: 5: 1. Evanilson noted an excellent game.

– I am glad to be able to contribute to another victory for Porto and start the championship with these three points in front of our fans. We know that every match is important, and we managed to impose our rhythm from the very beginning. We will continue to work to always achieve positive results, said the former Fluminense.

In addition to Evanilson, Galeno and Claudio Vinca, there were four other Brazilians on the field. Pepe started at Porto, while Gabriel Veron started the second stage with the number 34. Left-back Leo Andrade and defender Matheus Costa played for Maritima.

As a result, Porto leads the Portuguese Liga ahead of rivals Benfica, which beat Aroca 4-0 on their debut. On the next tour, the Dragons will visit Wiesela on Sunday the 14th away from home. Maritimo receives Desportivo Chavez on the 15th.

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A 42-year-old national tourist has been confirmed as the first positive case of the virus monkey pox (monkeypox or VMPX). in the Azores released this Saturday by the Regional Health Authority (ARS)

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