Official says nation will appeal on behalf of opposition leader Guaidó at Brics summit
By Paulo Trevisani and Samantha Pearson
Updated March 7, 2019 6:06 pm ET
BRASÍLIA, Brazil—Brazil’s firebrand foreign minister, Ernesto Araújo, said his country will put pressure on China, Russia and other emerging-market nations to back Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó.
Mr. Araújo said Brazil’s new right-wing administration would appeal to fellow members of the Brics bloc, including India and South Africa, at a meeting of the group next week in the Latin American country.