Former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was given five days by his country's Court of Audit of the Union (TCU) Wednesday to hand over the jewelry received in 2021 from Saudi Arabia.
Former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he was being falsely accused in the case of the jewels he allegedly tried to smuggle into the South American country last year after an official trip to Saudi Arabia. They are accusing me of a gift that I did not ask for, nor did I receive. There is no illegality on my part, Bolsonaro insisted.
Former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tried to smuggle into his country almost US$ 3 million worth of jewels, O Estado de Sao Paulo reported. The newspaper article also explained that a necklace, a ring, a watch and a pair of diamond earrings, had been a gift Saudi Arabia gave then-First Lady Michelle Bolsonaro in Oct. 2021.
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