Brazil's Supreme Federal Court (STF), the highest court of the South American country, included this Friday night former President Jair Bolsonaro (2019-2022) in the investigation of the assault of thousands of protesters now labeled coup plotters against the Government House, the headquarters of the Judiciary and the National Congress last Sunday.
However, calling these protesters coup plotters and their action 'a coup' seems daring since they occupied the buildings without weapons or military backing.
Therefore, Russian commentators called the whole thing 'absurd' since it was clear from the beginning that the invasion had a purely symbolic character because . . .