Met handcuff peaceful anti-Bolsonaro protester to delight of Brazil’s far right

Police accused of unnecessary force as president’s son shares video of detention to show Britons ‘don’t like communists either’

The Metropolitan police have been accused of using unnecessary force and handing a propaganda coup to Brazil’s far right after a peaceful demonstrator was detained and handcuffed during a protest outside the Brazilian ambassador’s London residence.

Ali Rocha, a 50-year-old Brazilian and British citizen, and her flatmate were intercepted by officers on Sunday lunchtime as they joined a protest against Brazil’s radical rightwing president, Jair Bolsonaro, who was in the UK for the Queen’s funeral.

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@TullyMatt

RT @BSI_Updates: This is disgraceful. Peaceful protest against Bolsonaro, an increasingly dangerous far-right leader, must be respected. Th…

Posted on: 2022-09-28 21:43

@SenseiChanning

RT @BSI_Updates: This is disgraceful. Peaceful protest against Bolsonaro, an increasingly dangerous far-right leader, must be respected. Th…

Posted on: 2022-09-28 21:34

@DiLarfing

RT @DiLarfing: Shame and more #Shame on @metpoliceuk Stupid stupid force playing into the hands of @Bolsanaro2022, a criminal who should ne…

Posted on: 2022-09-28 14:04

@janisward

RT @Gegenbeispiel: https://t.co/kGeVNzGzRO Rowley may have a new, disgraceful scandal already on his hands: naively accepting "intel" from…

Posted on: 2022-09-28 09:55

@UK_News_b

Met Police handcuff peaceful anti-Bolsonaro protester at demonstrat... (www.independent.c...) A peaceful protester… https://t.co/6vpN94KdBd

Posted on: 2022-09-28 02:45

@Gegenbeispiel

https://t.co/kGeVNzGzRO Rowley may have a new, disgraceful scandal already on his hands: naively accepting "intel"… https://t.co/zxwW3Rm5pO

Posted on: 2022-09-27 23:28

@5Ahardy

Met handcuff peaceful anti-Bolsonaro protester to delight of Brazil’s far right https://t.co/O7niMQpoHV

Posted on: 2022-09-27 21:14

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