Brazil’s Bolsonaro to ask Congress to impeach Supreme Court Justices who repeatedly investigate him

The announcement is a new step in the institutional crisis the country is experiencing due to the confrontation between the head of state and members of the country's highest court, who claim to be trying to curb abuses.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announced today, August 14, that he will ask Congress to initiate impeachment proceedings against two Supreme Court Justices who have ordered legal action against him, whom he accuses of violating the Constitution.

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The announcement, a new step in the institutional crisis the country is experiencing . . .

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