Trump forges bond with Brazil’s Bolsonaro in White House visit

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro and U.S. President Donald Trump shake hands during a joint news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 19, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and Brazil’s new far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro forged a bond over their shared brand of conservative and populist politics on Tuesday, with Trump pledging to give more U.S. support to Brazil’s global ambitions. In a joint news conference in the White House Rose Garden, Trump said he told […]

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