Brazilian President Bolsonaro says he is not going to take COVID-19 vaccine
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro stated on Thursday he is not going to take a COVID-19 vaccine.
“I’m telling you, I’m not going to take it. It’s my proper,” Bolsonaro stated in a reside broadcast streamed on a number of social media platforms.
The best-wing chief additionally stated that Congress is unlikely to require Brazilians to get vaccinated.
Bolsonaro, an ardent supporter of President Trump, has repeatedly downplayed the seriousness of the coronavirus pandemic though he contracted the bug over the summer time.
He landed in sizzling water earlier this month for utilizing a homophobic slur whereas complaining about his nation’s lethal outbreak.
“However we’re all going to die sometime. There’s no use fleeing actuality. We now have to cease being a rustic of f-gs… We now have to withstand it and struggle,” he stated on the time.
Brazil has the second-highest variety of coronavirus deaths on this planet behind the US.
Bolsonaro on Thursday additionally questioned the effectiveness of sporting face coverings to curb the unfold of COVID-19.
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