"He is compared with Donald Trump, described as dangerous by their opponents and known as the hero of their followers."
"On new year's day svärs högernationalisten Jair Bolsonaro in as president of Brazil."
"A massive säkerhetspådrag frames in the festivities when Jair Bolsonaro to be sworn in as president. The ceremony begins with the pomp and pageantry of the congress in Brasilia at 18, Swedish time."
"the 63-year-old takes office with sky-high confidence figures and with a view to carry out what he promised in his kampanjande – to crack down on the widespread corruption and covered the crime in the country."
"With a background as military officer and politician, did Jair Bolsonaro known as an outspoken presidential candidate who openly praised the military dictatorship in the country between the sixties and the eighties. A threat to democracy considered opponents, which Bolsonaro himself turn away."
" What we need is a government with authority without becoming authoritarian, he said in an interview in October."
"Stabbed during the campaign."
"He has also announced a decree to relax the country's gun laws, with the goal to"
"– It would certainly reduce the violence in Brazil, said Bolsonaro day after he was elected."
"the Violence has also hit the Jair Bolsonaro itself. In september of this year were stabbed he in connection with his presidential campaign and had to undergo an emergency surgery for his life would be saved."
"the Incident gave him the nickname"
the "Changed party" and the specialization"
"When it comes to other issues, Bolsonaro has not been as clear with where he stands and he has over the years changed the focus and the party several times. For example, he went from having a protectionist stance to the country's economy to appoint frihandelsförespråkaren Paulo Guedes as its finance minister."
"Bolsonaro has previously said that he intends to leave the united nations migrationspakt and to consider leaving the paris agreement."
"Jair Bolsonaro was a candidate for social-liberal party (PSL), whose policy can be described as nationalkonservativ. He was born in São Paulo, but is now a resident of Barra da Tijuca, a suburb of Rio de Janeiro. He has a background as a paratrooper and has been active in politics since the 80's."
"the Analysts explain Jair Bolsonaros clear election victory with his outspoken character and promises of getting tough on corruption and crime."
"an Additional factor that explains the Bolsonaros success is the hope that his policies will create new jobs, which is welcome in Brazil, where the economy is on the slide."