United Kingdom  

Brazil justice minister quits, accuses Bolsonaro of meddling in police

Reuters Friday, 24 April 2020
Brazil's Justice Minister Sergio Moro resigned on Friday, accusing President Jair Bolsonaro of political meddling in law enforcement and creating a political crisis in the midst of an economic downturn and the coronavirus epidemic.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Newsflare - Published
News video: Brazilians bang pots and pans in protest at President Bolsonaro after popular minister quits

Brazilians bang pots and pans in protest at President Bolsonaro after popular minister quits 01:56

Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians leaned out of windows on Friday (April 25th) night to bang pots and pans in a protest against President Jair Bolsonaro. Protesters were reacting to the news that Brazil’s popular justice minister had quit Bolsonaro’s administration. Sergio Moro's...

Related videos from verified sources

Tear gas fired at Sao Paulo protest, Bolsonaro joins rally against Brazil's top court [Video]

Tear gas fired at Sao Paulo protest, Bolsonaro joins rally against Brazil's top court

Demonstrations in Sao Paulo became violent on Sunday (May 31) as opponents of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took to the main Paulista avenue to protest against "fascism" and clashed with riot..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:40Published
Police tear gas Sao Paulo protest, Bolsonaro joins rally against Brazil's top court [Video]

Police tear gas Sao Paulo protest, Bolsonaro joins rally against Brazil's top court

Demonstrations in Sao Paulo became violent on Sunday (May 31) as opponents of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took to the main Paulista avenue to protest against "fascism" and clashed with riot..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:40Published

Related news from verified sources

Brazil 'super minister' quits in Bolsonaro's worst crisis yet

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro suffered the heaviest blow to his presidency so far as his popular justice minister quit on Friday and accused him of potentially...
Reuters

Brazil justice minister Moro quits in Bolsonaro clash

Sergio Moro, famous for fighting corruption, opposed the dismissal of Brazil's police chief.
BBC News

You Might Like


Tweets about this

charbone1

Sharon C RT @chicagotribune: Another health minister quits — barely a month onto the job — joining a notable justice minister and underscoring the C… 2 days ago

chicagotribune

Chicago Tribune Another health minister quits — barely a month onto the job — joining a notable justice minister and underscoring t… https://t.co/7H0xu2jIXu 2 days ago

baltsunworld

Sun Nation/World Another health minister quits, joining notable justice minister and underscoring COVID-19 chaos in Brazil https://t.co/I1IyFawT64 2 days ago