Governor Accuses Bolsonaro of Fascism, Says President’s Son Flávio Should Be Jailed

The governor said Brazil is governed by a President who, as well as ignoring the danger of the coronavirus, launches political persecution against those he regards as enemies.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A target of a search and seizure warrant on Tuesday morning, May 26th, the governor of Rio, Wilson Witzel, classified the operation as an act of political persecution by President Jair Bolsonaro through the Federal Police. In a statement at the Laranjeiras Palace, his official residence, he called the President a fascist and said that Senator Flávio Bolsonaro should be in jail.

In stating his innocence and outrage at the operation - which . . .

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