Topic: Lula da Silva

“I would not exchange my freedom for my dignity”: Brazil’s Lula blasts Israel’s ‘genocide’ in Gaza – again

Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has doubled down on his criticism of Israel, saying, once again, that what “the Israeli government is doing is not war, it is genocide”.

Brazil recalls envoy to Israel following spat over Lula’s comments on Gaza genocide

Brazil’s foreign ministry has said that the country’s ambassador to Israel has been called home, following an Israeli announcement that Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva would be “persona non grata” until he retracted comments drawing parallels between Israel’s war on Gaza and the Holocaust.

“It’s not a war, it’s genocide,” says Brazil’s Lula da Silva on Israeli aggression in Gaza

Brazil’s President Lula da Silva said that the ongoing escalation in Gaza was not a war but “genocide” that has caused the deaths of thousands of children.