Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro announces he tested positive for the coronavirus but said he was feeling ‘perfectly well’ and had only mild symptoms. Photo: AFP
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro announces he tested positive for the coronavirus but said he was feeling ‘perfectly well’ and had only mild symptoms. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus sceptic Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro puts faith in hydroxychloroquine to cure him of Covid-19

  • Populist leader says he took Covid-19 test after developing symptoms, including fever
  • Bolsonaro has repeatedly played down impact of virus, even as Brazil suffers from one of world’s worst outbreaks

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro announces he tested positive for the coronavirus but said he was feeling ‘perfectly well’ and had only mild symptoms. Photo: AFP
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro announces he tested positive for the coronavirus but said he was feeling ‘perfectly well’ and had only mild symptoms. Photo: AFP
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