Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro – joined by first lady Michelle Bolsonaro (left), Vice-President Hamilton Mourao (second from right) and the vice-president’s wife Paula Mourao (right) – acknowledges crowds at his inauguration in Brasilia on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg

Washington takes swipe at China’s ‘predatory’ ties with Brazil as Bolsonaro begins presidency by courting US

  • Right-wing newcomer takes office amid signals of shift towards US and away from Brazil’s long-established close relationship with Beijing
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro – joined by first lady Michelle Bolsonaro (left), Vice-President Hamilton Mourao (second from right) and the vice-president’s wife Paula Mourao (right) – acknowledges crowds at his inauguration in Brasilia on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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