A supporter of President Jair Bolsonaro with a Brazilian flag walks between trucks during a blockade on Castelo Branco highway, on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photo: AFP
A supporter of President Jair Bolsonaro with a Brazilian flag walks between trucks during a blockade on Castelo Branco highway, on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photo: AFP
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Brazil’s Bolsonaro asks supporters to ‘unblock’ roads after election defeat

  • Jair Bolsonaro narrowly lost to Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in Brazil’s run-off presidential election
  • Some protesters have called for military intervention to keep President Bolsonaro in power

A supporter of President Jair Bolsonaro with a Brazilian flag walks between trucks during a blockade on Castelo Branco highway, on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photo: AFP
A supporter of President Jair Bolsonaro with a Brazilian flag walks between trucks during a blockade on Castelo Branco highway, on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photo: AFP
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