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Even when absent, Jair Bolsonaro’s presence will be felt at the G20 summit

g20 International partners are trying to understand if President-elect Jair Bolsaonro will fulfill his radical promises or if it is all exalted rhetoric.
Jair Bolsonaro won’t attend the G20 Summit, in Buenos Aires

On November 30, the G20 Summit kicks off in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It will be the first time the leaders of the 20 largest economies in the world will meet in South America. It is also the first major international event since Jair Bolsonaro was elected president of Brazil. Even though he has not been sworn in yet (and chose not to attend the event), it will be a sort of “debut” of his platform on the world stage.

Incumbent President Michel Temer invited Mr. Bolsonaro to join him on the trip, but the president-elect refused...

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