Presidential candidates Fernando Haddad and Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: AP

Brazil heads to election run-off after Trump-like candidate Jair Bolsonaro dominates first round

Jair Bolsonaro, a 63-year-old former paratrooper vowing to crush crime, received 46 per cent of ballots – below the 50 per cent, plus one vote threshold required for a first-round win

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Presidential candidates Fernando Haddad and Jair Bolsonaro. Photo: AP
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