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Bolsonaro’s plan for next week’s United Nations General Assembly

Today, we predict what Jair Bolsonaro will say in his speech to the United Nations General Assembly. Plus, a visit from the U.S. Secretary of State. And Bolsonaro’s botched attempt to launch his own cash-transfer program.

Bolsonaro’s United Nations General Assembly playbook

The United Nations General Assembly opened yesterday for what will be a historic socially-distanced 75th session. General debates begin on September 22 and, as customary, Brazil will deliver the opening speech. Brasília correspondent Débora Álvares reports that the president has already zeroed in on his talking points — and his pre-recorded address should be ready by the...

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