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When a murder investigation reaches the president

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When a murder investigation reaches the president

A new report from Globo TV’s Jornal Nacional—Brazil’s most-watched newscast—links President Jair Bolsonaro to the investigation into the assassination of Marielle Franco, the former Rio city councilor executed on March 14, 2018, in what police believe was a hit job ordered by urban militias.

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