Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro assaulted with a punch to the mouth of a writer. The report posed questions about the president’s wife’s role in the corruption case. At this, President Jair Bolsonaro said that I want to punch your mouth.
After the threat, the President ignored the opposition of other journalists and left. President Jair Bolsonaro was on a regular visit to the Metropolitan Cathedral in Brasilia on Sunday. In this time, reporters asked questions about First Lady Michelle Bolsonaro and Fabricio Curios to the President.
Curios is a retired police chief, the president’s friend, and his son Flavio Bolsonaro’s former advisor, and current senator. A case is under investigation against Queiroz and Flavio Bolsonaro. The two are alleged to have cheated the government employees.
The scam unfolded at a time when Flavio Bolsonaro was a state legislator in Rio de Janeiro and Jair Bolsonaro was president before that in January 2019.
Quiroz invested the funds in the bank account of Michele Bolsonaro between 2011 and 2016, the study states. The First Lady has not said anything in this matter. When the same question was asked by President Jair Bolsonaro, he threatened the reporter. The reporter’s organization issued a statement on this.