Brazil’s Bolsonaro Says Nobody Will Be Forced to Take Coronavirus Vaccine

Brazil has remained a coronavirus hot spot in recent months, with 3,908,272 confirmed cases and 121,381 deaths from COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who has consistently questioned the severity of the coronavirus outbreak, said on Monday, August 31st, that nobody will be forced to have the vaccine against the pandemic once it is developed.

The comments come after the government earmarked millions of dollars for the purchase and future production of vaccinations as Brazil suffers the worst outbreak of the pandemic outside the United States.

“No one can force anyone to get a vaccine,” he said in response to a question from a supporter, according to a video posted on social media.

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