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Bolsonaro’s “tsunami” arrives at his front door

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On Friday, President Jair Bolsonaro took part in a corporate event at Caixa, Brazil’s largest state-owned bank. He told the audience that the government “could face a tsunami” this week, without going into any further detail. Newspaper O Globo revealed a possible explanation for the president’s comments, reporting that a state court in Rio de Janeiro has lifted the bank secrecy of Senator Flávio Bolsonaro.

The president’s eldest son is suspected of running an embezzlement scheme while serving as a state congressman in Rio—a scandal that first broke in December last year....

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