A woman holds a Brazilian flag during a demonstration to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia on Saturday. Photo: AFP A woman holds a Brazilian flag during a demonstration to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
A woman holds a Brazilian flag during a demonstration to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia on Saturday. Photo: AFP

Thousands in Brazil rally for President Jair Bolsonaro, ignoring coronavirus rules

  • There were rallies in Brasilia, Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, with many demonstrators wearing the yellow, blue and green of the country’s flag
  • Two weeks ago, the president said he was waiting for ‘a sign from the people’ before ‘taking measures’ to revoke virus restrictions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman holds a Brazilian flag during a demonstration to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia on Saturday. Photo: AFP A woman holds a Brazilian flag during a demonstration to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
A woman holds a Brazilian flag during a demonstration to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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