” I already sent a little note. I’m sorry. Now, when I was stabbed, there were people who cheered around, right? I’m sorry. There are already people who want to put this problem on my account. The aggressor there, I’m glad he didn’t know how to handle a weapon. If I knew, I would be successful in the attempt”, said Bolsonaro.
21122012 Still this afternoon, the Itamaraty published an official note on the episode, stating that the Brazilian government condemns the unjustifiable act of aggression. “The Brazilian Government condemns the unjustifiable act of aggression against the Vice-President of the Argentine Republic, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, which took place last night, September 1, in Buenos Aires. Brazil repudiates any and all forms of politically motivated violence. and reiterates its invariable support for the sister nation of Argentina”, says the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Other presidential candidates also commented on the attack suffered by the Argentine president. A Brazilian is named by the Argentine police as the author of the assassination attempt.