Jair Bolsonaro said that Brazil is now free from socialism, after being sworn in as Brazil's 42nd president in Brasilia on Tuesday.
«I stand before the whole nation on this day, as the day when the people began to liberate themselves from socialism,» the far-right populist proclaimed, to roars of approval from the crowd. «This is our flag that will never be red again».
Bolsonaro was handed the... Еще presidential sash by outgoing Michel Temer, after taking the oath of office in the National Congress.
Prominent foreign leaders attending Tuesday's ceremony include US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban and Bolivian President Evo Morales.