France 24
France 24 15 Nov 2020

Bolsonaro-backed candidates sink in Brazil's local elections

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Shaken by the world's second deadliest coronavirus outbreak and deep economic #crisis, #Brazilians voted on Sunday for experienced politicians from traditional parties in local elections, a move that may damage reelection hopes for President Jair #Bolsonaro.


Shaken by the world's second deadliest #coronavirus outbreak and deep economic crisis, Brazilians voted on Sunday for experienced politicians from traditional parties in local #elections, a move that may damage reelection hopes for President Jair #Bolsonaro. FRANCE 24's Tim Vickery tells us more.
Shaken by the world's second deadliest #coronavirus outbreak and deep economic crisis, Brazilians voted on Sunday for experienced politicians from traditional parties in local #elections, a move that may damage reelection hopes for President Jair #Bolsonaro.
Romania's minority National Liberal Party government, in power since December, is undergoing a test of its strength ahead of December's General Election in local elections. The Social Democratic Party fell from power following allegations of corruption and years of anti-corruption protests.
Two years after far-right President Jair Bolsonaro's election upended the political gameboard, Brazil votes Sunday in municipal polls that analysts say will likely consolidate its shift to the right.

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