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Bolsonaro addresses evangelicals amid Rio's pre-Carnival

Feb 15, 2020 - Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - President Jair Bolsonaro addressed tens of thousands of evangelicals on a Rio de Janeiro beach Saturday, telling them Brazil's government is working to restore morality in Latin America's largest nation, just as pre-Carnival festivities get under way.

Brazil "is changing because it has a government that respects family, owes loyalty to its people, and believes in God," Bolsonaro told the cheering crowd, across the bay from Rio's Sugarloaf Mountain.

"I'm Christia...