Brazil: Bolsonaro critical to new containment measures

Brésil: Bolsonaro critique à nouveau les mesures de confinement

The president of the brazilian Jair Bolsonaro has once again criticized Saturday the containment measures, at a time when his country will pass the bar of 15 000 deaths due to the COVID-19.

“Unemployment, hunger and misery will be the future of those who are in favor of the tyranny of total isolation “, has twitted the leader of the far-right.

Brazil, with at least 218 223 cases detected and 14 817 deaths, is now the sixth country in the world most affected by the pandemic. But experts believe that, in the absence of testing in an adequate number of cases could be up to fifteen times more numerous.

The president Bolsonaro argues in favour of a “return to normal” with economic arguments.

It has also retwitté Saturday, a four-minute video titled ” How to achieve the dream of the immunity “.

On these images, an unidentified man who presents himself as a doctor assures that ” what determines whether a person will live or die in the face of contamination by the virus is its immunity “.

“What prevails “, he adds, ” this is not the power of aggression of the virus, but the fragility of the people “.

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