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The biggest beneficiary of the Car Wash leaks is Jair Bolsonaro

bolsonaro to benefit from car wash leaks
Justice Minister Sergio Moro (L) and President Bolsonaro. Photo: PR

This text on the Car Wash leaks was re-published, with authorization, from the Harvard’s Global Anti-corruption Blog (GAB).


As most GAB readers are likely aware, one of the biggest stories in the anti-corruption world in the last couple of months has involved the disclosure of private text messages by Brazilian officials involved in the so-called Operation Car Wash. The investigation, which has been in progress for five years, is one of the largest anti-corruption operations ever, not just in Brazil but worldwide. The operation...

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