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A controversial far-right politician, Jair Bolsonaro, has formally declared that he is running in Brazil’s presidential election in October.
The former army officer is currently in second place in the polls behind ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
But Lula is serving a prison sentence for corruption and is unlikely to run.
Mr Bolsonaro has outraged many in Brazil with racist
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