Removed Rio Governor Witzel: “The Republic Revolves Around Protecting Flávio Bolsonaro”

In an interview with VEJA, the suspended Rio governor claims to be a victim of persecution of an angered President and that there is no evidence of corruption against him.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Removed from office since August 28th by the Superior Court of Justice (STJ), on suspicion of corruption, Rio de Janeiro governor Wilson Witzel, fires out against President Jair Bolsonaro, to whom he constantly refers as his executioner.

In an interview with VEJA at the Laranjeiras Palace, where he continues to live with his wife, Helena and three of their four children, he delves deep into the events that, in his perspective, led to the widening of the gap that now divides him from Bolsonaro - whose support was decisive in his successful election campaign for governor.

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