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Pot-banging protests erupt across Brazil as Bolsonaro addresses nation

FILE PHOTO: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during a ceremony at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, February 23, 2021. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Pot-banging protests erupted across Brazil on Tuesday as President Jair Bolsonaro defended his coronavirus response in a televised address on the same day that Latin America’s biggest nation recorded its highest ever COVID-19 death toll.

Reporting by Gabriel Stargardter; Editing by Chris Reese

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