Political Analysis: Bolsonaro Nods to Brazil’s Armed Forces Nationalist Wing

Bolsonaro's direct threat to the United States was a reaction to comments by American President-elect Joe Biden about the potential imposition of trade barriers to Brazil due to deforestation of the Amazon.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Tuesday, November 10th, President Jair Bolsonaro declared that "when you run out of words, you must have gunpowder". The direct threat to the United States was a reaction to comments by American President-elect Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?