A state of medical emergency was declared in Brazil’s indigenous Yanomami reserve.

Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva looks on as he visits the Yanomami Indigenous Health House.

After Jair Bolsonaro legalized mining in Brazil's Yanomami reserve, indigenous leaders warned a genocide was underway.

Thousands of gold miners poisened rivers with mercury. 539 children have died. Many more are gravely ill.

Brazilian Air Force personnel doing medical evacuation of a malnourished Yanomami child.

Shocking scenes of humanitarian disaster involving the Yanomami community, with many indigenous people left in near-death situations.

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