At the congress, the speech is that the choice of General Paulo Sérgio, who was not the favorite of President Jair Bolsonaro, reflects the resistance of the institution’s leadership to politicize the Army’s environment
The political climate in relation to instabilities in Brazilian Armed Forces improved with the announcement of the new commanders, made on Wednesday, 31. Fpolitical backstage on the plateau says that the apprehension has dissolved, especially with the arrival of general Paulo Sérgio Nogueira de Oliveira in command of the army. O new general must follow the line of work of his predecessor General Pujol. ANDssa is the opinion of several interlocutors, such as his patent colleague, General Paulo Chagas. “I am sure that Paulo Sérgio will continue the work that was being done. I understand that the Forces sent the five oldest, because the best criterion for the Armed Forces is always the criterion of antiquity, because there is no other type of bias ”, he said.
At the congress, the speech is that the choice of the general, who was not the favorite of the president Jair Bolsonaro, reflects resistance by the institution’s leadership to politicize the Army’s environment. O Congressman Major Vitor Hugo, leader of the PSL in the Chamber, congratulated the new commanders. THEuntil the opposition celebrated the name. PT deputy Paulo Teixeira said that the nomination removes terraplanism from the Armed Forces. Jwing in the senate, Jorge Kajuru brought questions about the situation. “Are we going to continue living in democracy? This doubt was fueled on the eve of March 31, after the departure of the Minister of Defense and the replacement of three commanders of the Armed Forces, without official information from the Executive, who has a former Army captain elected by right vote, what was not allowed in the military regime ”, he argued. In the executive, Vice President Hamilton Mourão, also from the Army, wished the new commanders success.
* With information from reporter Fernando Martins