Bolsonaro: Brazil Must Stop Being ‘Country of Sissies’, Must Face Pandemic ‘Head-on’

The conservative President made the statement during a ceremony at the Planalto Palace. 'I'm sorry for the deaths, I'm sorry, but we are all going to die one day. Here, everyone will die,' he said.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Tuesday, November 10th, President Jair Bolsonaro said that Brazil must "stop being a country of sissies" and face the Covid-19 pandemic "head-on".

"Everything now is pandemic", complained Bolsonaro during a speech at the Planalto Palace, in a ceremony to launch a tourism program.

Earlier on Tuesday, the media outlet consortium reported that Brazil had reached 162,600 Covid-19 deaths, a disease caused by the novel coronavirus, and 5.67 million confirmed cases.

"It's no use running away from this, running away from reality. Brazil must stop being a country of sissies . . .

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