Army commander says PT tried to military coup before the impeachmentWithout naming names General stated that the armed forces were "alarmed".
In an interview with Veja magazine,Army Commander, general Eduardo Villas Bôas, He said the institution was probed and rejected the possibility of supporting the defense of state decree in the tense days leading up to the impeachment of Rousseff.
Without naming names General stated that the armed forces were "alarmed" at the prospect of being employed to "contain the demonstrations that took place against the government".
"We have a parliamentary advisory in Congress defending our interests, our projects. That our staff was probed by left-wing politicians on how we would receive a state of defense decree ", said Villas Boas.
In the interview, he also said he was concerned about the "danger" to arise in the country leaders with populist discourse "politically incorretíssimos, but which correspond to the nonconformity of the people ".
In short, PT tried to give a military coup to prevent "Gopi" just before he completed the legal process of impeachment.