RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Asked about measures to be taken in Brazil to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus strain in the country, President Jair Bolsonaro said he does not have the power to decide and said he discussed a potential mandatory quarantine for Argentines who travel to Brazil by plane.
"We must be prepared. Brazil cannot stand a new lockdown. There is no point in panicking. I spoke with Admiral Barra (Torres) at ANVISA, I spoke with Ciro (Nogueira), of the Chief of Staff, about Argentina," he said.
"Anyone traveling from Argentina by car to Brazil, no problem . . .