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Brazilian Army fears social unrest if Bolsonaro not reelected

Friday, January 7th 2022 - 15:58 UTC
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Brazil's Army has rescheduled its usual annual drills due to the Oct. 2 presidential elections, it was announced. Maneuvers usually carried out during the last quarter of each year have been moved ahead in order to be completed before September. Read full article

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  • Brasileiro

    Police ensured a smooth September 7th. Bolsonaro's most passionate supporters are few, albeit loud. In any case, the Army has a constitutional duty to maintain order.

    All quiet for now!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Kss_pFFL34&list=FLmXPTu1f8AdGlizWNiASx2A&index=1

    Jan 07th, 2022 - 11:01 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • FortHay

    Let's hope the military stays in their barracks and submits to the rule of law, that is, obeys duly elected civilian authority. Many of the Bolsonaro supporters I know favor a military intervention to set “things right”, but in the long run it would be a disaster for Brazil. The myriad problems of the country will not be solved at the point of a bayonet.

    Jan 08th, 2022 - 09:31 pm - Link - Report abuse +1

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