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Good morning! Today, we talk about how the military may create havoc on Election Day. The latest policy decision by the Central Bank. And a momentary win for Brazil’s former Environment Minister.

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Military confirms ‘parallel check’ of voting machines

Military officers will stage a 'parallel check' of voting machine printouts, which could be used to lay the grounds for Jair Bolsonaro to challenge the results. Photo: Antonio Salaverry/Shutterstock
Military officers will stage a ‘parallel check’ of voting machine printouts, which could be used to lay the grounds for Jair Bolsonaro to challenge the results. Photo: Antonio Salaverry/Shutterstock

A source within the Defense Ministry confirmed to Brasília correspondent Cedê Silva that military officers will carry out checks of vote machine printouts as a way to unofficially audit the voting system....

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