Temer authorizes use of armed forces against demonstrators PTPresident authorized to make Army 'security’ demonstration on Sunday, 04.
The armed forces were authorized by President Michel Temer to work in “ensuring law and order” during the passage of the Paralympic torch, Avenida Paulista, this Sunday (4). On the same date, however, They are marked several protests against the government PMDB.
The decision to use the military comes in the wake of increased repression demonstrations against Temer government since President-elect Dilma Rousseff was removed from office, this Wednesday (31). The government of Sao Paulo, by Public Security Bureau, banned demonstrations on Paulista claiming that the protests of recent days were “s violent and vandalism”.
demonstrators, however, report the abuse of force by security forces, and the use of tear gas and beatings by the military police against protesters and photographers.
A student lost vision in his left eye after being hit by shrapnel from stun bombs dropped by the São Paulo police to disperse the demonstration.