In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 24th, August, 2020

Drama As President Threatens To Punch Reporter In The Mouth

Drama As President Threatens To Punch Reporter In The Mouth


Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro


The President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro shocked many individuals on Sunday after he threatened to punch a reporter repeatedly within the mouth after being requested about his spouse’s hyperlinks to an alleged corruption scheme.


“I so wish to pound your mouth with punches,” the far-right president stated when a reporter from O Globo, posed the query.


The reporter was a part of a bunch that met Bolsonaro after his common Sunday go to to the Metropolitan Cathedral in Brasilia. The president ignored protests from different journalists after the remarks and left with out making additional feedback.


The O Globo reporter requested a few report within the journal Crusoe linking First Woman Michelle Bolsonaro to Fabrício Queiroz, a retired police officer, good friend of the president, and former adviser to her son Flavio Bolsonaro, who’s now a senator.


Queiroz and Flavio Bolsonaro are below investigation for a scheme that allegedly swindled pay from authorities staff when the youthful Bolsonaro was a regional lawmaker in Rio de Janeiro, and earlier than Jair Bolsonaro grew to become president in January 2019.


In line with the journal, Queiroz deposited funds in Michelle Bolsonaro’s checking account between 2011 and 2016.


The primary girl has stated nothing concerning the case.


Quickly after the president’s outburst O Globo issued a press release repudiating his “aggression … in the direction of a journalist from our newspaper that was finishing up his job in knowledgeable method.”


Such intimidation “exhibits that Jair Bolsonaro doesn’t acknowledge the obligation of a public servant … to be accountable to the general public.”


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