Virus Affects Almost Half of Bolsonaro’s Delegation to Trump’s Florida Resort

By Friday, March 20th, 22 people who had been in the group were diagnosed with the Covid-19, when Bolsonaro declared for the first time that the pandemic was "overrated" and a "fantasy".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - When the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) plane took off from Brasília bound for Florida (USA) on the morning of March 7th, the risk of contamination by the novel coronavirus was not a concern for President Jair Bolsonaro and his delegation.

So much so that in the four days of commitments in the US state, the prevention measures previously recommended by experts were not adopted by either the president or his delegation. It was during this trip that Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?