Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during an event at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia on December 9. Photo: Reuters
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during an event at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia on December 9. Photo: Reuters

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro says daughter, 11, will not get coronavirus jab

  • The president is staying firm on his anti-vaccine stance, despite the country having approved a vaccination campaign for five- to 11-year-olds
  • More than 300 children in that age range have died of Covid-19 in Brazil, but Bolsonaro says this does not ‘justify’ the vaccination push

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during an event at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia on December 9. Photo: Reuters
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during an event at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia on December 9. Photo: Reuters
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