Bolsonaro-Trump meeting to establish bilateral agenda

Jair Bolsonaro and Donald Trump

Jair Bolsonaro and Donald Trump

Bolsonaro's meeting with Trump in the White House (March 19) will be the Brazilian President's first bilateral visit since his inauguration

Jair Bolsonaro's meeting with US President Donald Trump on March 19 will produce a joint statement based on three crucial ideas: the celebration of common values, the announcement of concrete measures - such as allowing foreigners to use the rocket launching base in Alcântara, Maranhão - and the announcement of the path to be pursued in Brazil-US relations, especially with regard to trade and economic policies.

Bolsonaro's meeting with Trump in the White House will be the first bilateral visit of the Brazilian president since his inauguration. The fact that he has chosen the US as his first destination is significant. Bolsonaro has made it clear that there is a reorientation of the country's foreign policy and seeks closer relations with the US.

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