Jair Bolsonaro takes office as new president of Brazil

Jair Bolsonaro, Brazilian President with the First Lady. Photo: @jairbolsonaro
Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

Brazil's new president, Jair Bolsonaro, He proposed this 1 January in his speech inaugural, a national pact to overcome the greatest moral and ethical crisis in the country's history on the basis of an ultraconservative program in the social and liberal environment in the economic area.

When you start your speech, Bolsonaro thanked God for being alive, He is referring to the stab wound he received last September during a campaign event.

"We will assess the family, respect religions and our Judeo-Christian traditions, combating gender ideology, preserving our values ​​", he claimed.

Tuesday called on Congress to help in the mission to restore and raise the country, freeing it from the yoke of corruption, criminality, economic irresponsibility and ideological submission.

"Brazil will be a country free of ideological mooring", said the new president.

Jair Bolsonaro of the far-right 63 years old and 38th president of Brazil, He came to Congress with his wife Michelle in a Rolls Royce convertible, to participate in the inauguration ceremony.

Congressman and former captain of the army for seven periods, It is the first right-wing president since the military dictatorship in Brazil gave way to a civilian government three decades.

Among the leaders who congratulated Bolsonaro, He is the president of the United States, Donald Trump, who in his Twitter called it "a great speech" the intervention of the new president of Brazil, and at the same time he reaffirmed their support for the new government.

Meanwhile, Bolsonaro President Trump responded in the same social network: "I appreciate your words of support. Together, under the protection of God, bring more prosperity and security to our people ".