Ben Kew

Ben Kew

Ben Kew is a politics and national security reporter for Breitbart News. Follow him on Twitter @ben_kew

The government hopes the cull - which will kill many healthy animals - will eradicate Mycoplasma bovis disease in New Zealand

Venezuela Moves to Nationalize Cattle amid Food Crisis

Venezuelan ranchers are protesting plans by the country’s socialist regime to begin expropriating cattle through local governments, as Nicolás Maduro’s economic policy moves towards that of a Cuba-style communist state. 

Fernando Azevedo e Silva, pictured here in 2016, was president of the Public Olympic Authority during the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games

Brazil: Jair Bolsonaro Chooses Military General as Defense Chief

Brazil’s President-elect Jair Bolsonaro has appointed retired army general Fernando Azevedo e Silva as the country’s new defense minister, as he plans for the military to take a more important role in ensuring domestic security.