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Coronavirus thumps Brazil, prompting nationwide cries of 'Bolsonaro Out'!

Reuters Thursday, 19 March 2020 ()
The coronavirus outbreak hammered Brazil on Wednesday, crushing local markets, infecting more members of the country's political elite and prompting loud protests against President Jair Bolsonaro's handling of the mounting crisis.
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Within two days, confirmed coronavirus cases in Brazil surpassed 600. President Jair Bolsonaro said the outbreak should peak in three to four months. According to Reuters, Bolsonaro said the country would not return to normal for six to seven months. Bolsonaro’s son, Eduardo Bolsonaro, blamed the...

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