Brazil’s President Office Was Briefed That Bolsonaro’s Sons Could Be Arrested

The news led the Bolsonaro clan to abandon their previous course of making threats to close the Supreme Court and Congress.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This week's VEJA issue illustrates Jair Bolsonaro's change of attitude, as in recent months he has abandoned more pugnacious statements and has begun to negotiate with the National Congress and the Federal Supreme Court (STF).

A factor hitherto kept under lock and key was decisive for the President's transformation. Aides at the Planalto Palace (President's Office) were briefed that two of the President's sons - federal Deputy Eduardo Bolsonaro and Rio de Janeiro City Councilor Carlos Bolsonaro - could be the target of arrest warrants from STF Justice Alexandre de Moraes.

Moraes is . . .

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