The General Secretary of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, He congratulated the choice of ambassador Ernesto Fraga Araújo to take over the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the future government Jair Bolsonaro. In his Twitter account, Almagro said the institution expect to work together with the diplomat for democracy in the region.
"Today I presented my congratulations to Chancellor #brasil @ernestofaraujo to work together in the OAS commitment to democracy in the hemisphere", Almagro highlighted in social networks.
Araújo, It currently holds the board of the United States Department, Canada and Affairs of the Foreign Ministry Inter, thanked the greetings also using the social network and is committed to the partnership.
"We will add efforts in the defense of democracy and dignity across the continent", responded the future Minister of Foreign Affairs.
The name of Ernesto Araujo was announced by Jair Bolsonaro on the last day 14. The president-elect described the diplomat as "a brilliant thinker" and said Brazil's foreign policy has to be part of "the moment of regeneration that Brazil is today".