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 . . .