Mourão goes to Peru for the inauguration of Pedro Castillo – Prime Time Zone

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President-elect had the victory confirmed on the 19th, with 50.1% of the votes; ceremony is scheduled for wednesday

Vice President Hamilton Mourão will represent Brazil at Castillo’s inauguration

the vice president Hamilton Mourao traveled to Peru this Monday afternoon, 26, to participate in the inauguration ceremony of the country’s president-elect, Pedro Castillo. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, 28. “This afternoon I travel to the city of Lima/Peru to participate in the inauguration ceremony of the new president-elect, Mr. Pedro Castillo. We bring our best wishes to the friendly country. May we continue the friendship and cooperation that has always united Brazil and the Peru“, wrote Mourão on his Twitter account. Castillo’s election victory was confirmed on the 19th, with 50.1% of the vote. The president-elect, who is a socialist, ran with Keiko Fujimori of the far-right Fuerza Popular party. On the 20th, the president Jair Bolsonaro he congratulated Castillo on the election. “I reaffirm the Brazilian government’s willingness to work with the Peruvian authorities to strengthen the bonds of friendship and cooperation between our nations,” he declared on the occasion.