The Brazilian vice president, Hamilton Mourão, called on Monday January 28 for everyone responsible for the failure of the tailings dam
to be punished.
He did not rule out changes to the company’s executive board, but measures will be evaluated by a group of government ministers and authorities created to monitor the situation.
“Matters related to Vale’s management board are being studied by the crisis group. We must wait to see what action [the group will recommend],” Mourão said, according to...