Brazilian President Bolsonaro Visits Israel
Jerusalem, Israel. 2nd April, 2019. Gush Shalom peace activists, including Knesset Member Moshe Mossi Raz (2nd right), Meretz Party, protest the visit of Brazilian President Bolsonaro at Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center claiming Bolsonaro is a Nazi regime admirer who supports racism, fascism, torture, violence against women, political persecution, incarceration of LGBT community members and Afro Brazilian natives. Protesters object Yad Vashem serving as a 'laundromat for world dictators'. Israeli PM Netanyahu has warmly welcomed Bolsonaro on his official visit in Israel ahead of his April 9th 2019 challenge in the national elections, seeking to play up his diplomatic achievements.