General Braga Netto, a “Go-between” Minister in Bolsonaro’s Cabinet

Known by legislators as "intervenor", the Chief of Staff was the craftsman of the rapprochement with the Centrão. The April 22nd cabinet meeting video illustrates his attempt to coordinate amid chaos.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - General Walter Braga Netto (born in Belo Horizonte, in 1957) joined the Jair Bolsonaro government with the previous experience of having been the federal intervenor of Public Safety in Rio de Janeiro.

In the Army, he would soon become Commander, a position desired by virtually everyone in their final stage of a military career.

He became number two in the Bolsonaro administration. Appointed as Chief . . .

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