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Brazil justice minister quits, accuses Bolsonaro of meddling in police

Reuters Friday, 24 April 2020
Brazil's Justice Minister Sergio Moro resigned on Friday, accusing President Jair Bolsonaro of political meddling in law enforcement and creating a political crisis in the midst of an economic downturn and the coronavirus epidemic.
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