Analysis: Brazil’s “Gunpowder” Power Compared to That of the U.S.A.

According to the ranking conducted by the Global Firepower website, the U.S. invests US$750 (R$4050) billion per year on defense, while in Brazil, the estimated investment is US$27.8 billion.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One day after President Jair Bolsonaro said that "when words run out, you need to have gunpowder", in reference to the U.S. President-elect Joe Biden, Estadão news site has compared the military power of the two nations.

The Brazilian President is one of the world leaders who has not yet acknowledged Biden's victory - joining him are Russian Vladimir Putin, Chinese Xi Jinping and North Korean Kim . . .

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