Olavo de Carvalho Praises Generals in Government: “It Needs to be Filled with Military Officers”

The author, regarded as President Jair Bolsonaro's guru and one of his unacknowledged ministers, said that "a man from the Army in any position" is not performing a military role.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Author Olavo de Carvalho sees no issues in the increase of the military in the first ranks of Bolsonaro's government - last Thursday, February 13th, Bolsonaro announced General Braga Netto as head of the Ministry of the Civil House.

In an interview with O Globo newspaper, Olavo said "It needs to be filled with military officers" and that the involvement of the army is crucial in the life of the country.

"I am happy with the Army's involvement in political and social life because the Brazilian Army, unlike the US, has no presence in society . . .

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