Duma speaker to lead Russian delegation to president's inauguration ceremony in Brazil

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa

Right-winger Jair Bolsonaro keen to turn country into bastion of conservatism in Latin America.

He pointed to Trump following through with his promise to move his country's embassy and said: "Bolsonaro will also do so", AFP reported.

Crowds of supporters, many with the Brazilian flag draped around their shoulders and with faces painted yellow and green, the national colors, gathered before the Planalto palace, where the presidential sash was set to be draped on Bolsonaro.

He wants to tackle the problems in part by shielding police who kill during an operation from criminal prosecution.

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His past remarks made it clear he was referring to policies implemented by the Workers Party, which governed between 2003 and 2016 but ended up reviled for a string of corruption scandals. The Israeli leader - fighting multiple corruption trails against him and his family at home - described US President Donald Trump's decision to re-introduce sanctions as a "courageous, determined and important" move that, he said, would contribute to stability and security.

Seven of Bolsonaro's 22 Cabinet ministers are former military personnel, more than in any administration during Brazil's 1964-1985 dictatorship. Pompeo said that the U.S. effort to "counter Iranian aggression" would continue along with the "protection of Israel" just as it had before.

Though Bolsonaro promised after the election to be a leader to all of Brazil's 200 million people, on the eve of the inauguration, he tweeted a vow to rid Brazilian schools of "Marxist trash", slipping back into the divisive rhetoric that got him elected.

"The government machine is really heavy", he said.

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Brazil will move its embassy in Israel to occupied Jerusalem, with only the date of the transfer to be decided, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly said Sunday during a visit to Rio de Janeiro.

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro and his wife Michelle Bolsonaro head to the National Congress for his swearing-in ceremony, in Brasilia on January 1. "There are hundreds of bureaucratic governing bodies across Brazil, of regulators as well". Bolsonaro was stabbed in the stomach in a September attack by a knife-wielding lone assailant.

Days after being elected, he picked Brazil's most famous anti-corruption judge, Sergio Moro, as his minister of justice.

The top USA diplomat said President Trump's announcement of pulling out troops from Syria "in no way changes anything that this administration is working on alongside Israel". "This is a partnership that is meant to happen, and we're going to make it happen very fast".

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