“Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, this Trump of the Tropics, as they call him, has done an excellent job for the wonderful people of Brazil,” said the former US president on his social network, Truth Social.
The far-right leader of the South American country is a big fan of Donald Trump, known for his outrageous online posts, provocative style, and numerous gaffes.
“He is an amazing person who has my full support,” the billionaire Republican wrote.
The October 2 presidential election is the most contested in Brazil’s recent history. According to opinion polls, Bolsonaro will lose the vote to former president Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva.