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Bolsonaro Faces His Biggest Crisis - And Is Struggling

March 19, 2020

SÃO PAULO - As the coronavirus mercilessly spread in recent weeks, Jair Bolsonaro frequently sought to minimize the risk, claiming the pandemic was a "fantasy" and "hysteria" promoted by the media to weaken the government. Despite warnings by public health experts, Bolsonaro called on his supporters to join pro-government protests in cities across the country. On the day of the...

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