Tag Archives: Jair Bolsonaro

What Bolsonaro’s COVID-19 Case Tells Us About Trump’s

[ad_1] When Bolsonaro revealed his own diagnosis this summer, he strolled out of the presidential palace and, addressing reporters standing inches away from him, said his symptoms had been only mild because he had been taking hydroxychloroquine. He then removed his mask to smile and say, “You can see from …

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Pence tests negative for Covid after Trump’s positive result

[ad_1] U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (R) and his wife Karen Pence join Trump administration officials on stage after President Donald Trump delivered his acceptance speech for the Republican presidential nomination on the South Lawn of the White House August 27, 2020 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images …

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Brazil tops 2 million coronavirus cases, with 76,000 dead

[ad_1] SAO PAULO (AP) — A thousand deaths a day. Since late May, three months after Brazil’s first reported case of the coronavirus, it has recorded more than 1,000 daily deaths on average in a gruesome plateau that has yet to tilt downward. On Thursday evening, the federal health ministry …

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The rhea-sistance: bird pecks Bolsonaro during coronavirus quarantine | World news

[ad_1] Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro has been bitten by an emu-like bird that he tried to feed while under coronavirus quarantine at the presidential palace, local media has reported. According to the Metropóles site, the rhea bird “pecked” at Bolsonaro when he tried to feed it during a stroll around …

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Bolsonaro coronavirus: Brazil’s president defied health guidelines before testing positive for covid-19

[ad_1] RIO DE JANEIRO — For months, even as the coronavirus pandemic grew into a debilitating national crisis, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro did everything he could to downplay it. He called on people to return to normal. He waded into crowds of supporters. He repeatedly described it as nothing more …

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Bolsonaro’s diagnosis marks ‘beginning of the end’ for his administration

[ad_1] A file photo dated March 01, 2020 shows President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro (L) along with his wife Michelle Bolsonaro (R) arriving at the inauguration ceremony of Uruguay’s new President Luis Lacalle Pou, at the Plaza Independencia in Montevideo, Uruguay. Carlos Lebrato | Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Brazilian …

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Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s President, tests positive for coronavirus

[ad_1] Bolsonaro himself announced the result, speaking on Brazilian TV channels Tuesday. “Everyone knew that it would reach a considerable part of the population sooner or later. It was positive for me,” he said, referring to the Covid-19 test he took Monday. Earlier on Tuesday Bolsonaro’s press office told CNN …

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro tested for Covid-19 after feeling ill

[ad_1] Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro looks on during ceremony to inaugurate the Main Spacial Operations Center (COPE-P) amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic at the Comando de Operações Aeroespaciais on June 23, 2020 in Brasilia. Andressa Anholete | Getty Images Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has undergone another test for the coronavirus, …

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Brazil passes 1 million coronavirus cases with no end in sight

[ad_1] Brazil passed 1 million coronavirus cases on Friday and approached 50,000 deaths, a new nadir for the world’s second worst-hit country as it struggles with a tense political climate and worsening economic outlook. Second only to the United States in both cases and deaths, Brazil confirmed its first case …

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Brazil’s coronavirus caseload climbs sharply, tops 1M – The Mercury News

[ad_1] By Flora Charner | CNN Brazil has now reported more than 1 million confirmed cases of coronavirus and 48,954 deaths, marking a grim milestone for the South American country. The health ministry on Friday reported 54,771 new cases, a record daily spike that brought the nationwide total to 1,032,913. …

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