Bolsonaro Claims He Owes Bad Image Abroad to Global Left-Wing Media

President Jair Bolsonaro said yesterday he has a poor image abroad because the world press is "left-wing".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a conversation with supporters outside the Alvorada Palace, Bolsonaro was approached by a sympathizer who asked the SECOM (Secretariat of Communication) to do a "better advertising" of him. She told the President that he is not "well regarded abroad".

"The world's press is left-wing. Trump suffers a lot in the United States too," answered the President.

Although Bolsonaro has been saying says the press is left-wing, since the start of his term - and particularly during the novel coronavirus pandemic - he has suffered criticism even from right-wing or conservative media outlets.

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