Ukrainians protest in Lisbon as Brazil’s Lula begins visit | Reuters

“Waving national flags and haunting pictures of the war, Ukrainians gathered outside the Brazilian embassy in Lisbon on Friday (April 21) to protest controversial remarks made by President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva about Moscow’s invasion,” according to Reuters.

That’s referring to these remarks: US should stop ‘encouraging’ Ukraine war, Brazilian president says CNN

Or, as the Brits put it, while pinning it on the Americans: Ukraine war: US accuses Lula of parroting propaganda | BBC

Ukrainians reacted thusly: Ukraine hits out at Brazil’s Lula: Come here to grasp ‘real causes’ of war | Politico

Also: Brazil’s Lula doesn’t want to ‘please anyone’ with Ukraine stance | Reuters

On Key

You May Also Like

English language news in Lisbon portugal

The Week em Breve – November 22

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Martim Moniz Closes, Not Enough Babies, Portugal Doesn’t Pay, IRA Under Investigation, Cocaine-Infused Olive Oil, and much more!


Subscribe to
the Atlas Lisboa Newsletter

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.